Examples of rousing in a Sentence
She was met with a rousing reception.
a rousing rendition of our national anthem
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Coach on the hot seat: Tom Thibodeau, Timberwolves Year Two of the Tom Thibodeau era should, by all indications, be a rousing success.
Jennifer Brady, 22, whose first appearance in a main draw at the Open had been such a rousing success, fizzled in the fourth round with a 6-1, 6-0 loss to Pliskova at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
That night, Steele's LSU defense held Texas A&M to one touchdown in a rousing victory.
Kick back on an Adirondack chair on the shores of Lake Huron, or challenge the kids to a rousing game of tennis or bocce.
Visionary author, journalist and prison abolitionist asha bandele, who is senior director of the Drug Policy Alliance, introduced Alexander, who received a rousing and sustained standing ovation from the crowd.
Photos and videos from the festival show a rousing time, with patrons taking advantage of the amenities offered, including water stations that not only kept people hydrated, but also kept them cool with misting fans.
The All-Star came in to a rousing ovation in the seventh, and gave up a pair of bloop singles around a strikeout before getting an inning-ending double play.
Show-runner David Mandel quickly took to the mic to deliver a rousing speech, which naturally included a slick mention of the current White House.
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First Known Use of rousing
Synonymsbreathtaking, charged, electric, electrifying, exhilarating, exhilarative, galvanic, galvanizing, hair-raising, heart-stopping, inspiring, intoxicating, kicky, mind-bending, mind-blowing, mind-boggling, rip-roaring, exciting, stimulating, stirring, thrilling
Related Wordsarresting, interesting, intriguing, provocative, tantalizing, titillating; absorbing, engrossing, gripping, riveting; moving, poignant, touching; enchanting, enthralling, fascinating, spellbinding; dynamic, energetic, high-voltage, kinetic, lively, lusty
Near Antonymsboring, mind-numbing, tedious, tiresome; dreary, dull, humdrum, monotonous, uninteresting
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