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The court crier cleared his throat and shouted in a raucous voice, Raymond Burton!
THE BAIL JUMPERROBERT J. C. STEAD
Even the gulls, wheeling and darting along the shore, had a new note in their raucous crying.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The woman called to him in high-pitched and raucous prohibition, but Newt Spooner went heedlessly on his way.
THE CODE OF THE MOUNTAINSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
From the adjoining room came the sound of Cavendish's breathing, but now it was more raucous, more like groan following groan.
THE LIEUTENANT-GOVERNORGUY WETMORE CARRYL
Is the raucous "Well hit, Johnny," of the crowd a fitting, a reverent salutation?
He heard the clatter of concrete mixers, the raucous grind of the crusher, the scream of donkey engines and the shouts of foremen.
STILL JIMHONOR WILLSIE MORROW
Across the broad river, right ahead of the boat, a flock of parroquets was flying, screeching their raucous chorus.
An hour later the servants were roused from sleep by one deep, raucous cry proceeding from the professor's room.
PRINCE ZALESKIM.P. SHIEL
Palmer Billy exclaimed, his raucous voice taking to itself a touch of scorn.
COLONIAL BORNG. FIRTH SCOTT
The raucous voice of the peddler, the din of trucks, the honk of automobiles, the clatter of the city—all these are absent.
THINKCOL. WM. C. HUNTER

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