Definition of 'raucous'
Example sentences containing 'raucous'
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In 2015 the party was so raucous that the police were called. Times, Sunday Times (2017)All of it was powered by cheap ticket prices and raucous crowds. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As an entertainer he earns raucous laughter. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is supposed to be raucous and loud. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The most raucous celebrations of an overdue renaissance are scheduled for the south of France next month. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Rarely has such a quiet, unassuming display prompted such effusive praise and raucous celebration. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Chile erupted in raucous celebrations, and world leaders sent congratulations. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Certainly with the first album, their sound was very raucous and had a lot of energy. The Sun (2008)But we're looking forward to a raucous leaving party and lots of nights out in the future. The Sun (2010)For me, the sign of a good dinner party is loads of raucous laughter from my friends. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A raucous crowd, a sunny sky and an upset on the cards. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Judging by a raucous sell-out crowd, they are ready to dream again. The Sun (2016)Away from that plastic pitch and that raucous crowd, the Russians will hardly be the same. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Apparently the Springwatch wrap party was a raucous affair, carrying on well into the small hours. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Laughter is so raucous, aggressive, judgmental. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Cue raucous laughter from Davies. The Sun (2009)They're loud and raucous, but not bad musicians. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When he thinks back, it's the sound of their raucous laughter that rings in his ears. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Trends of 'raucous'
Used Occasionally. raucous is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'raucous'
British English: raucous ADJECTIVE
A raucous sound is loud, harsh, and rather unpleasant.
They heard a bottle being smashed, then more raucous laughter.
Definition of raucous from the Collins English Dictionary
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