uproarious

adjective up·roar·i·ous \ ˌəp-ˈrȯr-ē-əs \
Updated on: 12 May 2018

Definition of uproarious

1 : marked by uproar
2 : very noisy and full
3 : extremely funny
  • an uproarious comedy

uproariously

adverb

uproariousness

noun

Examples of uproarious in a Sentence

  1. the movie follows the comic duo through a series of outrageous and uproarious escapades

  2. visited the site where the action movie was being filmed only to find a chaotic, uproarious set

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First Known Use of uproarious

1800

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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UPROARIOUS Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of uproarious for English Language Learners

  • : very noisy

  • : extremely funny



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