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Word: uproarious

Definition: marked by commotion or uproar; very noisy (esp. with laughter); hilarious; causing loud laughter; extremely funny


More Vocab Words

::: cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
::: subsistence - existence; means of subsisting; means of support; livelihood; V. subsist: exist; maintain life (at a meager level)
::: overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
::: stanch - stop or check flow of blood; Ex. stanch the gushing wound
::: celerity - speed; rapidity
::: sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
::: staccato - played in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
::: bravado - swagger; assumed air of defiance; false show of bravery
::: pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
::: pernicious - very harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia