robustious

adjective
ro·​bus·​tious | \ rō-ˈbəs-chəs How to pronounce robustious (audio) \

Definition of robustious

1 : robust
2 : vigorous in a rough or unrefined way : boisterous

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Other Words from robustious

robustiously adverb
robustiousness noun

Synonyms & Antonyms for robustious

Synonyms

boisterous, hell-raising, knockabout, rambunctious, raucous, roisterous, rollicking, rowdy, rumbustious [chiefly British]

Antonyms

orderly

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Examples of robustious in a Sentence

his buddies sent him off to the navy with many robustious and hearty toasts

First Known Use of robustious

circa 1548, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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