What does rambunctious mean?

Definitions for rambunctiousræmˈbʌŋk ʃəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boisterous, rambunctious, robustious, rumbustious, unruly(adj)

    noisy and lacking in restraint or discipline

    "a boisterous crowd"; "a social gathering that became rambunctious and out of hand"; "a robustious group of teenagers"; "beneath the rumbustious surface of his paintings is sympathy for the vulnerability of ordinary human beings"; "an unruly class"


  1. rambunctious(Adjective)

    Energetic, noisy, boisterous and difficult to control.

    The kids are being especially rambunctious today.

  2. Origin: Possibly alteration of rumbustious.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rambunctious in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rambunctious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ahmed Korayem:

    Desperate times calls for rambunctious behavior" -Mental Hell

  2. Rigsby:

    - We're precious yet we have a superstitious way of being rambunctious!

  3. John Soto:

    Clydesdales are a very gentle breed. When they're young, they're like any other horse -- skittish and more like a kid, more rambunctious. As they get older and more mature -- the more you handle them, the quieter they become.

  4. Keith Graves:

    [She] is very rambunctious and has a lot of energy and she knows how to get out of the apartment – so she got out of the apartment and did what a 3-year-old does, play around, a kid is going to play outside, not have shoes on and so forth, so a child being not clean, that’s just natural.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    We were rambunctious a lot, pretty independent-minded kids, and, you know, she had her hands. Dad, of course, was available, but he was a busy guy. And he was on the road a lot in his businesses and obviously on the road a lot when he was campaigning. And so Mother was there to maintain order and discipline. She was the sergeant.

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