Definitions for roaringˈrɔr ɪŋ, ˈroʊr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boom, roar, roaring, thunder(noun)

    a deep prolonged loud noise

  2. bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl(adj)

    a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal)

    "his bellow filled the hallway"

  3. booming, flourishing, palmy, prospering, prosperous, roaring, thriving(adverb)

    very lively and profitable

    "flourishing businesses"; "a palmy time for stockbrokers"; "a prosperous new business"; "doing a roaring trade"; "a thriving tourist center"; "did a thriving business in orchids"

  4. roaring(adverb)

    extremely

    "roaring drunk"

Wiktionary

  1. roaring(Adjective)

    Very; intensively; extremely.

  2. roaring(Adjective)

    Very successful; lively; profitable; thriving; prosperous.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Roaring

    of Roar

  2. Roaring(noun)

    a loud, deep, prolonged sound, as of a large beast, or of a person in distress, anger, mirth, etc., or of a noisy congregation

  3. Roaring(noun)

    an affection of the windpipe of a horse, causing a loud, peculiar noise in breathing under exertion; the making of the noise so caused. See Roar, v. i., 5

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Roaring

    A term applied to the noise sometimes produced in a voltaic arc, when the electrodes are close together and a heavy current is passing.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joshua Bhatt:

    The sea was roaring in, flooding the entire main deck.

  2. Leela Hazzah Leela Hazzah:

    I know we're making a difference, when I first moved here, I never heard lions roaring. But now I hear lions roaring all the time.

  3. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    When a whole nation is roaring Patriotism at the top of its voice, I am fain to explore the cleanness of its hands and purity of its heart.

  4. Teacher Saimoni Nainoca:

    We never thought the storm was going to be as bad as it was. This was a roaring and damaging cyclone, the roof was rattling like a machine-gun. It was like a battlefield.

  5. Pat McMillian:

    All I heard was the roaring of the tornado, and my mom told us to get in the bathroom, then we went across the hall to make sure everyone was OK. The church across the street was destroyed. We called the pastor to try and tell him but couldn't get a hold of anyone.


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