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rousing

adjective

Simple Definition of rousing

  • : done or said with great enthusiasm or excitement

  • : causing great emotion, excitement, or enthusiasm

  • : unusually good

Full Definition of rousing

  1. 1 a :  giving rise to excitement :  stirring <a rousing speech> b :  brisk, lively

  2. 2 :  exceptional, superlative <a rousing success>

rous·ing·ly adverb

Examples of rousing

  1. She was met with a rousing reception.

  2. <a rousing rendition of our national anthem>



1640

First Known Use of rousing

1640

Rhymes with rousing



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