I've written the following sentence:
He had wanted to write a letter to Jimmy, an old comrade of his, but when the boisterous clipper started, he decided to have a second breakfast instead whilst waiting for the workers to finish their task.
Someone mentioned that
boisterous may not fit in here and proposed
How do these words differ from each other, regarding their connotations and are there any more, even better suitable terms to use?
uproarious? Can this be used with nonsentient things?