HyperDic: boisterous

English > 3 senses of the word boisterous:
ADJECTIVEallboisterous, rambunctious, robustious, rumbustious, unrulynoisy and lacking in restraint or discipline
allboisterous, knockaboutfull of rough and exuberant animal spirits
allboisterous, fierce, roughviolently agitated and turbulent
boisterous > pronunciation
Soundsboy'sterahs; boy'strahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > boisterous: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningnoisy and lacking in restraint or discipline.
Example"a boisterous crowd"
Synonymsrambunctious, robustious, rumbustious, unruly
Broaderdisorderlyundisciplined and unruly
Spanishborrascoso
Nounsboisterousnessthe property of being noisy and lively and unrestrained / unrestrained
English > boisterous: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningFull of rough and exuberant animal spirits.
Example"boisterous practical jokes"
Synonymknockabout
BroaderspiritedDisplaying animation, vigor, or liveliness
Spanishalborotador, ruidoso
Adverbsboisterouslyin a carefree / carefree manner
English > boisterous: 3 senses > adjective 3
Meaningviolently agitated and turbulent.
Example"boisterous winds and waves"
Synonymsfierce, rough
Broaderstormy(especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms / storms or commotion
Spanishborrascoso, turbulento
Catalanborrascós, turbulent
Nounsboisterousnessa turbulent and stormy state of the sea

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