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Roaring appears in the following tongue twister:

  • Now the trees are all groaning in growling, rough gales
    That with thuds and hoarse roaring roll raging around!
    Such leaf-rousing, branch-ruining, ripping, raw wails,
    Such a terrible, thrashing and tree-wrecking sound!
    (by Mark Scrivener)

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun roaring:

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Definition of the noun roaring

What does roaring mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: roarings

  1. a deep prolonged loud noise
  2. a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)

Definition of the adjective roaring

What does roaring mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. very lively and profitable

Alternative definition of the adjective roaring


  1. Very; intensively; extremely.
  2. Very successful; lively; profitable; thriving; prosperous.

Definition of the adverb roaring

What does roaring mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. extremely
    • example: roaring drunk


"Roaring" is a musical album of Lion.

  • released on (16 years ago)

Phrases with Roaring

  1. Roaring Meg
  2. Roaring Cats
  3. rip-roaring

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Roaring

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Google previewA geographic dictionary of Rhode Island (1894)

by Henry Gannett

Roaring; brook, outlet of Clapp Pond in Washington, flowing into Housatonic River Becket. Roaring; brook in Chester, tributary to Westfield River Chesterfield. Roaring; brook in Huntington and Montgomery, tributary to < Chesterfield. Westfield ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Pure Materia Medica (2015)

by T. F. Allen

Roaring in the head, then crackling in the ears, then more acute hearing,1. — Violent roaring in the ears at night, with stoppage of the ears, at times (at the full moon),1. — Thundering, rolling in the ears,1. — Rushing noise in the ears during ...

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Small photo of Lion roaring in the wildSmall photo of Close up profile portrait of one Indochinese tiger yawning or roaring, mouth wide open and showing teeth, low angle viewSmall photo of Moving and roaring T Rex in purple light delights two young boys in Museum of Natural History in London UK 1-11-2018Small photo of Roaring/yawing lionSmall photo of Royal bengal tiger is roaring.Small photo of A Lioness roaring or yawning.Small photo of White Lion Roaring More...

Video language resources about Roaring

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Quotes about Roaring

A roaring lion kills no game.
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Scrabble value of R1O1A1R1I1N1G2

The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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