What does raucous mean?

Definitions for raucousˈrɔ kəs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word raucous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. raucous, strident(adj)

    unpleasantly loud and harsh

  2. raucous, rowdy(adj)

    disturbing the public peace; loud and rough

    "a raucous party"; "rowdy teenagers"


  1. raucous(Adjective)

    Harsh and rough-sounding.

    At night, raucous sounds come from the swamp.

  2. raucous(Adjective)

    Disorderly and boisterous.

    Acts of vandalism were committed by a raucous gang of drunkards.

  3. raucous(Adjective)

    loud and annoying

    the new neighbors had a raucous party.

  4. Origin: raucus (hoarse, husky, raucous)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Raucous(adj)

    hoarse; harsh; rough; as, a raucous, thick tone

  2. Origin: [L. raucus.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of raucous in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of raucous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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Translations for raucous

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • tapageuse, tapageur, chahuteur, rauque, chahuteuseFrench
  • rumoroso, chiassoso, rauco, rocoItalian
  • rengarengaMāori
  • хриплыйRussian

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