EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
After the roup was over, about thirty people engaged in a battle, every man for his own hand, and fought it out for three hours.
A sure preventive and cure for roup, colds, canker, catarrh and similar diseases.
Keeps show birds in condition and prevents colds, roup and liver trouble.
He died just at the roup of the stocking and furniture; it stoppit the roup, and mony folk were disappointed.
When he got the estate into trouble it was my care and skill saved it from roup and rent rack.
The more usual words in old English were outcry, outrope (still familiar in Scotland as roup, cf. German ruf) and port sale.
Is it an auctioneer's, for a roup o' furniture or a sale o' stock?'
Birds occasionally recover, but are generally useless after having had roup.
Roup is a disease of the wrong system and careless management.
A good system of ventilation is essential, as murky, damp air breeds colds and roup.