unpleasantly loud and harsh
disturbing the public peace; loud and rough
"a raucous party"; "rowdy teenagers"
Harsh and rough-sounding.
At night, raucous sounds come from the swamp.
Disorderly and boisterous.
Acts of vandalism were committed by a raucous gang of drunkards.
loud and annoying
the new neighbors had a raucous party.
Origin: raucus (hoarse, husky, raucous)
hoarse; harsh; rough; as, a raucous, thick tone
Origin: [L. raucus.]
The numerical value of raucous in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of raucous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
To subject my wife into the middle of a raucous political conversation was completely inappropriate, and I hope you apologize for that, Donald.
To subject my wife into the middle of a raucous political conversation was completely inappropriate, and I hope you apologize for that, Donald, why don't you apologize to her right now.
Is it going to be 1968 Chicago ? Probably not, but Iona College could be Iona College and a much more raucous convention than anybody thought we’ve ever see in Philadelphia this year.
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