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 Meanings and Examples of RAUCOUS
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raucous
 a.  harsh and rough-sounding; disturbing public peace; loud and rough
Classic Sentence:
1  On the ledge of rock above this strange couple there stood three solemn buzzards, who, at the sight of the new comers uttered raucous screams of disappointment and flapped sullenly away.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART II: CHAPTER I. ON THE GREAT ALKALI PLAIN
2  His deep, raucous voice had thrilled them as it uttered the word of belief and submission.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In GRACE
Example Sentence:
1  The raucous crowd of New Year's Eve revelers got progressively noisier as midnight drew near.
2  He elicited raucous cheers, fist pumps and even a few “amens” at a Veterans of Foreign Wars hall in Merrimack when he chided Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. for suggesting that to defend one's house, people could fire a shotgun in the air.