rip-roar·ing


rip-roar·ing
/ˈrıpˈrorıŋ/ adj
informal : very loud, lively, and exciting

a rip-roaring party

He was rip-roaring drunk. [=he was very drunk in a lively and noisy way]


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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