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Meaning of CAROUSAL

Pronunciation:  ku'rawzul

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party

CAROUSAL is a 8 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: bender, booze-up, carouse, toot
 See Also: revel, revelry



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ca*rous"al\, n. [See {Carouse}, but also cf. F.
carrousel tilt.]
A jovial feast or festival; a drunken revel; a carouse.

      The swains were preparing for a carousal. --Sterne.

Syn: Banquet; revel; orgie; carouse. See {Feast}.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: bacchanal, bacchanalia, bacchanalian, bat, bender, binge, booze, bout, brannigan, bust, carouse, celebration, compotation, debauch, debauchery, debauchment, dissipation, drinking bout, drunk, drunken carousal, escapade, fling, free living, guzzle, high living, jag, killing pace, lark, licentiousness, orgy, ploy, potation, pub-crawl, randan, randy, revel, riotous living, saturnalia, spree, symposium, tear, toot, wassail, wingding