rip-roaring


rip–roar·ing

adjective \ˈrip-ˈrr-iŋ\

: very loud, lively, and exciting

Full Definition of RIP-ROARING

:  noisily excited or exciting

First Known Use of RIP-ROARING

1834

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: rip–roarious
Previous Word in the Dictionary: riprap (verb)
All Words Near: rip-roaring

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up rip-roaring? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).