Roistering: 1. To engage in boisterous merrymaking,or to revel noisly.2. To behave in a blusting or swaggering manner.
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by Albert G. Mackey
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Preceded by a History of Cant and Vulgar Language : with Glossaries of Two Secret Languages by John C. Hotten
BATTER, " on the batter," literally " on the streets," or given up to roistering and debauchery. BATTLES, the students' term at Oxford for rations. At Cambridge, COMMONS. BAWDYKEN, a brothel.— See ken.
Encyclopedia of Iowa (1995)
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Scrabble value of R1O1I1S1T1E1R1I1N1G2
The value of this 10-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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