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Roistering: 1. To engage in boisterous merrymaking,or to revel noisly.2. To behave in a blusting or swaggering manner.
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The Lexicon (1998)
by William F. Buckley, Jr.
What ensues is an uproar, in part because the tradition of gentility at the University of Virginia is pronounced, and although a certain amount of alcoholic roistering is known to go on, the general protocols are that utter discretion is in order.
by Sidney L. Landau
clamorous, boisterous, loud, vociferous, noisy, roistering, tumultuous, uproarious. 2 refractory, difficult, unmanageable ...
The Dimwit's Dictionary (2002)
5,000 Overused Words and Phrases and Alternatives to Them by Robert Hartwell Fiske
boisterous; disorderly; feral; obstreperous; rambunctious; riotous; roistering; rowdy; uncontrolled; undisciplined; unrestrained; unruly; untamed; wild 2. angry; bad-tempered; bilious; can- hem and haw tankerous; choleric; churlish; crabby; ...
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.
For the Extraordinarily Literate by Eugene Ehrlich
characterized by drunken feasting or by roistering.
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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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