Examples of rousing in a Sentence
She was met with a rousing reception.
a rousing rendition of our national anthem
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Then Josh—the handsome, manic-depressive D.A. played by Matt Keeslar—delivers a rousing defense of disco.
When the inevitable happy ending ties The President is Missing together in a bow, President Duncan makes a rousing speech to the American people.
Yet, regardless of their religious beliefs, pop fans who enjoy electrifying music sung with enough fervor to raise the dead should find hearing Fountain and the Blind Boys to be a rousing experience.
But Washington has received equally rousing boosts from an inexperienced supporting cast.
Then, as an auspicious moon cast a certain glow into the restaurant, the guests made rousing toasts before walking back to the ballroom for dessert and dancing that went on all night.
With about 400 of those fans giving them a rousing homecoming welcome, running back great Gore (2001-2004) and special-teams phenom Hester (2003-2005) were inducted into the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame.
The new movie Ready Player One is a rousing crowd-pleaser about videogame geeks banding together to save virtual reality from the clutches of an evil corporation.
Miami concludes the preseason at Atlanta, site of one of its most rousing regular season victories last year (a 20-17 come-from-behind win).
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ROUSING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rousing for English Language Learners
: done or said with great enthusiasm or excitement
: causing great emotion, excitement, or enthusiasm
: unusually good
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