Boisterously \Bois"ter*ous*ly\, adv. In a boisterous manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • boisterously — boisterous ► ADJECTIVE 1) noisy, energetic, and cheerful. 2) literary (of weather or water) wild or stormy. DERIVATIVES boisterously adverb boisterousness noun. ORIGIN from earlier boistuous «rustic, coarse, boisterous», of unknown origin …   English terms dictionary

  • boisterously — adverb see boisterous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • boisterously — See boisterous. * * * …   Universalium

  • boisterously — adverb In a boisterous manner …   Wiktionary

  • boisterously — adv. noisily, loudly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • boisterously — bois·ter·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • boisterously — See: boisterous …   English dictionary

  • boisterously — adverb in a carefree manner she was rollickingly happy • Syn: ↑rollickingly • Derived from adjective: ↑boisterous, ↑rollicking (for: ↑rollickingly) …   Useful english dictionary

  • boisterous — boisterously, adv. boisterousness, n. /boy steuhr euhs, streuhs/, adj. 1. rough and noisy; noisily jolly or rowdy; clamorous; unrestrained: the sound of boisterous laughter. 2. (of waves, weather, wind, etc.) rough and stormy. 3. Obs. rough and… …   Universalium

  • boisterous — [[t]bɔ͟ɪstərəs[/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone who is boisterous is noisy, lively, and full of energy. ...a boisterous but good natured crowd... Most of the children were noisy and boisterous. Ant: docile Derived words: boisterously ADV GRADED ADV with v …   English dictionary

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