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roared

verb , past tense of roar

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1 to make a long loud deep noise or cry
  • the car's engine roared as it sped away
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2 to speak so as to be heard at a distance
  • when we arrived at the house we could hear our friend roaring at someone inside, so we discreetly left
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3 to show mirth with an explosive vocal sound
  • a madcap comedy that had movie audiences roaring all summer long
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