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See definition of carousing on Dictionary.com
  • as inparty
  • as insoiree
  • as inspree

synonyms for carousing

  • celebration
  • dinner
  • affair
  • amusement
  • ball
  • banquet
  • barbecue
  • bash
  • blowout
  • cocktails
  • diversion
  • do
  • entertainment
  • feast
  • festivity
  • fete
  • fun
  • function
  • gala
  • luncheon
  • orgy
  • prom
  • reception
  • riot
  • shindig
  • social
  • soiree
  • splurge
  • spree
  • tea
  • at-home
  • carousal
  • coffee klatch
  • coming-out
  • festive occasion
  • get-together
  • movable feast

antonyms for carousing

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  • chore
  • task
  • work
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    How to use carousing in a sentence

    If the men were carousing the watch kept would be less strict, and there might be some chance of obtaining a boat.
    COMMODORE JUNKGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
    The Hague gives me the impression of being one huge gallery of more or less immoral fat men and women carousing.
    POLLY THE PAGANISABEL ANDERSON
    The yells of carousing miners down at Slavin's told us that nothing could be done with them that night.
    BLACK ROCKRALPH CONNOR
    When two kings are carousing, they have a stand for the turned-down cups; the Kuan had a turned-down cup-stand, too!
    THE SAYINGS OF CONFUCIUSCONFUCIUS
    With open arms the clubs welcomed the poet to their festivities; each man proud to think that he was carousing with Robbie Burns.
    ROBERT BURNSPRINCIPAL SHAIRP.
    Then they reached that of the German troops, and here gay carousing was going on under many a tent.
    THE BURGOMASTER'S WIFE, COMPLETEGEORG EBERS
    In Calcutta and all over Bengal the night is remarkable for illumination, fireworks, feasting, carousing and gambling.
    THE HINDOOS AS THEY ARESHIB CHUNDER BOSE
    Station them without the door of the room wherein those three wicked men are now carousing.
    THE THIRSTY SWORDROBERT LEIGHTON
    There'll be a crowd of men hanging round and fiddling and carousing half the night.
    A LITTLE GIRL IN OLD BOSTONAMANDA MILLIE DOUGLAS
    To the same effect, Rapin writes: ‘All historians unanimously agree, he spent whole days and nights in feasting and carousing.’
    NINETEEN CENTURIES OF DRINK IN ENGLANDRICHARD VALPY FRENCH
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO CAROUSING

    • assemblies
    • bands
    • bevies
    • bodies
    • bunches
    • clusters
    • companies
    • corps
    • coveys
    • crews
    • crowds
    • detachments
    • forces
    • gatherings
    • mobs
    • multitudes
    • outfits
    • squads
    • teams
    • troops
    • troupes
    • units
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