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uproarious (adj.)

1791, from uproar + -ous. Related: Uproariously.

updated on July 24, 2013

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Definitions of uproarious from WordNet

uproarious (adj.)
marked by or causing boisterous merriment or convulsive laughter;
uproarious stories
Synonyms: hilarious / screaming
uproarious (adj.)
uncontrollably noisy;
Synonyms: rackety / rip-roaring
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