carotodynia ca·rot·o·dyn·i·a (kə-rŏt’ə-dĭn’ē-ə)
Pain caused by pressure on the carotid artery.
a noisy or drunken feast or social gathering; revelry. Historical Examples The music blared, and to complete their carousal wine flowed freely. Legends of the Rhine Wilhelm Ruland Have you collected the provisions for the carousal of the millions? The Continental Monthly, Vol 6, No 5, November 1864 Various Selby had probably returned from a […]
to engage in a drunken revel: They caroused all night. to drink deeply and frequently. carousal. Historical Examples The Colonel had indulged them in something approaching to a carouse. Sophy of Kravonia Anthony Hope The cook banked his fires and the crew went ashore for a carouse. The Best Short Stories of 1919 Various I […]
- Carousel fraud
noun the practice of importing goods from a country where they are not subject to VAT, selling them with VAT added, then deliberately not paying the VAT to the government
to engage in a drunken revel: They caroused all night. to drink deeply and frequently. carousal. verb (intransitive) to have a merry drinking spree; drink freely noun another word for carousal v. 1550s, from Middle French carousser “drink, quaff, swill,” from German gar aus “quite out,” from gar austrinken; trink garaus “to drink up entirely.” […]