rip–roaring

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adjective rip–roar·ing \ˈrip-ˈrȯr-iŋ\

Definition of rip–roaring

  1. :  noisily excited or exciting

First Known Use of rip–roaring

1834


RIP–ROARING Defined for English Language Learners

rip-roaring

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adjective

Definition of rip–roaring for English Language Learners

  • : very loud, lively, and exciting

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