rough and noisy; noisily jolly or rowdy; clamorous; unrestrained:
the sound of boisterous laughter.
(of waves, weather, wind, etc.) rough and stormy.
Obsolete. rough and massive.
The Man in the Twilight Ridgwell Cullum
The Bag of Diamonds George Manville Fenn
Armadale Wilkie Collins
A Wayfarer in China Elizabeth Kendall
The Five Jars Montague Rhodes James
Shoe-Bar Stratton Joseph Bushnell Ames
The Meadow-Brook Girls on the Tennis Courts Janet Aldridge
Ester Ried Yet Speaking Isabella Alden
The Innocence of Father Brown G. K. Chesterton
Little Dorrit Charles Dickens
noisy and lively; unrestrained or unruly
(of the wind, sea, etc) turbulent or stormy
a nightclub; cabaret. Historical Examples Trooper 3809 Lionel Decle Burgundy: The Splendid Duchy Percy Allen Two Little Savages Ernest Thompson Seton In the Wilderness Robert Hichens
Arrigo [uh-ree-goh;; Italian ahr-ree-gaw] /əˈri goʊ;; Italian ɑrˈri gɔ/ (Show IPA), 1842–1918, Italian opera composer, poet, and novelist. Historical Examples The Opera R.A. Streatfeild The Torrent Vicente Blasco Ibaez The Mapleson Memoirs, vol I James H. Mapleson Symphonies and Their Meaning; Third Series, Modern Symphonies Philip H. Goepp The Memoirs of Count Carlo Gozzi; Volume […]
boj Bank of Japan Contemporary Examples The best longreads in business and finance for the week of May 4 Matthew Zeitlin May 4, 2013
Bill (“Bojangles”) 1878–1949, U.S. tap dancer. Boardman [bawrd-muh n,, bohrd-] /ˈbɔrd mən,, ˈboʊrd-/ (Show IPA), 1876–1952, U.S. painter and illustrator, born in Nova Scotia. Brooks Calbert, born 1937, U.S. baseball player. Edward G (Emanuel Goldenberg) 1893–1973, U.S. actor, born in Romania. Edwin Arlington, 1869–1935, U.S. poet. Frank, born 1935, U.S. baseball player: first black manager […]