Pronunciation of Carousing
/kˈaɹa͡ʊsɪŋ/, /kˈaɹaʊsɪŋ/, /k_ˈa_ɹ_aʊ_s_ɪ_ŋ/
Synonyms for carousing:
rejoicing, honoring, venerating, hailing, cheering, Lauding, Enjoying, Proclaiming, commemorating, Glorifying, praising, Memorializing, observing, Inaugurating, Feting, partying, acclaiming, Frolicking, Reveling, making merry, Trumpeting, Saluting, Solemnizing, jubilating, Celebrating, exulting, Hallowing.
gulping, swilling, Quaffing, Swallowing.
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Usage examples for carousing:
- Having brought Pyrrhus to say this, Kineas asked in reply, " But what prevents our carousing and taking our ease now, since we have already at hand all those things which we propose to obtain with much blood- shed, and great toils and perils, and after suffering much ourselves and causing much suffering to others?" - "Plutarch's Lives, Volume II", Aubrey Stewart & George Long.
- Having never been before in a place so wild and unfrequented, I was glad of their arrival, because I knew that we had made them friends, and to gain still more of their good will, we went to them, where they were carousing in the barn, and added something to our former gift. - "A Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland", Samuel Johnson.