Carousing
Carousing Ca*rous"ing, a. That carouses; relating to a carouse. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Carousing — Carouse Ca*rouse , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Caroused}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Carousing}.] To drink deeply or freely in compliment; to take part in a carousal; to engage in drunken revels. [1913 Webster] He had been aboard, carousing to his mates. Shak.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • carousing — adjective used of riotously drunken merrymaking a night of bacchanalian revelry carousing bands of drunken soldiers orgiastic festivity • Syn: ↑bacchanalian, ↑bacchanal, ↑bacchic, ↑orgiastic …   Useful english dictionary

  • carousing — ca·rouse || kÉ™ raÊŠz v. drink heavily, consume large quantities of alcohol; act in a crazy drunken manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carouse — [[t]kəra͟ʊz[/t]] carouses, carousing, caroused VERB If you say that people are carousing, you mean that they are behaving very noisily and drinking a lot of alcohol as they enjoy themselves. They told him to stay home with his wife instead of… …   English dictionary

  • Nicholas Cooke — 37th Governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations In office 1775–1776 Preceded by …   Wikipedia

  • Carouse — Ca*rouse , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Caroused}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Carousing}.] To drink deeply or freely in compliment; to take part in a carousal; to engage in drunken revels. [1913 Webster] He had been aboard, carousing to his mates. Shak. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Caroused — Carouse Ca*rouse , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Caroused}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Carousing}.] To drink deeply or freely in compliment; to take part in a carousal; to engage in drunken revels. [1913 Webster] He had been aboard, carousing to his mates. Shak.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yohoho! Puzzle Pirates — Infobox VG|title=Yohoho! Puzzle Pirates developer = Three Rings Design publisher = Three Rings Design, Ubisoft designer = engine = released = December 8, 2003 genre = MMOG modes = Multiplayer, Singleplayer (Only with CD) ratings = ESRB: Teen (T)… …   Wikipedia

  • Ostade, Adriaen van — born Dec. 10, 1610, Haarlem, Neth. buried May 2, 1685, Haarlem Dutch painter and printmaker. Known for his Baroque genre paintings of peasant life, he also did religious subjects, portraits, and landscapes. The most important influence on his… …   Universalium

  • carouser — ca·rouse (kə rouz’) intr.v. ca·roused, ca·rous·ing, ca·rous·es ▸ To drink large amounts of alcohol, especially in boisterous merrymaking. n. ▸ Carousal. ╂ [Earlier, a cup drunk up completely in one draft as a toast, from French, carous as in… …   Word Histories

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”