Thesaurus / roup
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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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.

Playing With FireAmelia Edith Huddleston Barr

The more usual words in old English were outcry, outrope (still familiar in Scotland as roup, cf. German ruf) and port sale.

Prices of BooksHenry B. Wheatley

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.

The Dollar HenMilo M. Hastings

Roup is a disease of the wrong system and careless management.

The Dollar HenMilo M. Hastings

A good system of ventilation is essential, as murky, damp air breeds colds and roup.

The Dollar HenMilo M. Hastings

WORDS RELATED TO ROUP

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.