Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / roister
FEEDBACK

roister

See definition of roister on Dictionary.com

synonyms for roister

  • bask
  • carouse
  • crow
  • delight
  • enjoy
  • frolic
  • gloat
  • indulge
  • lark
  • luxuriate
  • rejoice
  • relish
  • riot
  • roll
  • rollick
  • savor
  • thrive
  • wallow
  • blow off steam
  • carry on
  • cut loose
  • fool around
  • go on a spree
  • kick over the traces
  • kick up heels
  • kick up one's heels
  • kid around
  • lap up
  • let go
  • let loose
  • live it up
  • make merry
  • make whoopee
  • paint the town
  • paint the town red
  • run around
  • step out
  • whoop it up
See also synonyms for: roisterer

antonyms for roister

MOST RELEVANT
  • be sad
  • disappoint
  • dislike
  • distress
  • hate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING roister

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
This Climate Change Vocab Quiz Is Heating Things Up
START THE QUIZ

How to use roister in a sentence

Custance, a gay and rich widow, whom Ralph Roister Doister wishes to marry, but he is wholly baffled in his scheme.
CHARACTER SKETCHES OF ROMANCE, FICTION AND THE DRAMA, VOL 1THE REV. E. COBHAM BREWER, LL.D.
The title of this comedy is Ralph Roister Doister, a name uncouth enough, and from which we should expect a very barbarous farce.
INTRODUCTION TO THE LITERATURE OF EUROPE IN THE FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES, VOL. 1HENRY HALLAM
Roister Doister opens the moveable scenery of domestic life in the metropolis—touched with care, and warm with reality.
AMENITIES OF LITERATUREISAAC DISRAELI
His very roistering became a pose, and his vanity made him roister the more, to make the pose more convincing.
THE HOUSE WITH THE GREEN SHUTTERSGEORGE DOUGLAS BROWN
It is interesting to compare him with Ralph Roister Doister.
THE GROWTH OF ENGLISH DRAMAARNOLD WYNNE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ROISTER

  • badger
  • boast
  • brag
  • brazen
  • browbeat
  • bulldoze
  • cow
  • crow
  • domineer
  • gloat
  • hector
  • rant
  • rave
  • ride the high horse
  • roar
  • roister
  • shoot off one's mouth
  • show off
  • storm
  • strut
  • swagger
  • swell
  • talk big
  • vapor
  • vaunt
  • yap
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.