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rambunctious

adjective ram·bunc·tious \ram-ˈbəŋk-shəs\

: uncontrolled in a way that is playful or full of energy

Full Definition of RAMBUNCTIOUS

:  marked by uncontrollable exuberance :  unruly
ram·bunc·tious·ly adverb
ram·bunc·tious·ness noun

Examples of RAMBUNCTIOUS

  1. <that beach is often taken over by packs of rambunctious young people, so don't go there expecting peace and quiet>

Origin of RAMBUNCTIOUS

probably alteration of rumbustious
First Known Use: 1830

Rhymes with RAMBUNCTIOUS

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