raucous
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈɹɔːkəs/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈɹɔkəs/
  • (cot-caught) IPA: /ˈɹɑkəs/
Adjective

raucous

  1. Harsh and rough-sounding.
    At night, raucous sounds come from the swamp.
  2. Disorderly and boisterous.
    Acts of vandalism were committed by a raucous gang of drunkards.
  3. Loud and annoying.
    The new neighbors had a raucous party.
Synonyms
  • (disorderly and boisterous) rowdy
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