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Definition of "roisterer" [roist•er•er]

  • One who roisters; a reveller (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "roisterer" in a sentence
  • "He, who was sheer bladed steel in the imperious flashing of his will, could swashbuckle and bully like any over-seas roisterer, or wheedle as wickedly winningly as the first woman out of Eden or the last woman of that descent."
  • "References: 48 = reference to the last story; Madriliène = inhabitant of Madrid; les pieds (mpl) = feet; Madrileño = (Spanish for "native of Madrid"); un fêtard (une fêtarde) = merrymaker, roisterer (party animal); long pillow/bolster = un traversin"
  • "He comes at books as a reveler, a roisterer — and a celebrator of his own capacious and vigorous mind."