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synonyms for roarings

  • amusement
  • chuckle
  • giggle
  • glee
  • guffaw
  • hilarity
  • laugh
  • mirth
  • roar
  • shout
  • shriek
  • snicker
  • cachinnation
  • cackle
  • chortle
  • crow
  • crowing
  • fit
  • howling
  • merriment
  • peal
  • rejoicing
  • roaring
  • snigger
  • snort
  • titter
  • chortling
  • chuckling
  • giggling
  • guffawing
  • har-de-har
  • tee-hee
  • yuck

antonyms for roarings

MOST RELEVANT
  • crying
  • sadness
  • unhappiness
  • despair
  • gloom
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How to use roarings in a sentence

When a lion has made his presence known, either by frequent depredations or by roarings, a hunting party is formed.
THE ANIMAL STORY BOOKVARIOUS
We may hear the first roarings or popular tumults which were so soon to burst forth, and which his voice was destined to control.
THE BEST OF THE WORLD'S CLASSICS, RESTRICTED TO PROSE, VOL. VII (OF X)--CONTINENTAL EUROPE IVARIOUS
The moanings and roarings emitted by this matchless stream in its mad career may be heard in places half a mile.
CRUISINGS IN THE CASCADESGEORGE O. SHIELDS
All about you are roarings and blinding flashes, and it rains up on you and down on you, and in on you from all sides.
CAREERS OF DANGER AND DARINGCLEVELAND MOFFETT
Through roarings and cursings; through hustlings, clutchings, and at last through strokes!
LIBRARY OF THE WORLD'S BEST LITERATURE, ANCIENT AND MODERN, VOL. VIIIVARIOUS
One can't help thinking of frogs sitting around their own puddle and trying to fill the universe with their roarings.
MISS RAVENEL'S CONVERSION FROM SECESSION TO LOYALTYJ. W. DE FOREST
The creature against which the angler "breathes hot roarings out" is the otter.
POACHERS AND POACHINGJOHN WATSON
For my sighing cometh before I eat, and my roarings are poured out like the waters.
MISREAD PASSAGE OF SCRIPTURESJ. BALDWIN BROWN
In a few moments I heard terrific growlings and roarings and then the bear rushed out.
THE LAKE OF THE SKYGEORGE WHARTON JAMES
It was Tartarin of Tarascon, habituating himself to hear without emotion the roarings of the lion in the sombre night.
TARTARIN OF TARASCONALPHONSE DAUDET
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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