carousal carousal

Definition(s):

  • (n) revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The jackals of the press have settled into their routines of mild carousal.
  2. The Cleveland gathering provided a great carrousel and carousal for flyers and planes.
  3. His book evokes the odd combination of empowerment and impermanence that lit the nights of carousal and darkened the mornings of takeoff.

News

  • The 10 NCAA Basketball Conference Showdowns Guaranteed to Thrill Fans in 2013-14

    Discussion surrounding college basketball has become so focused on March Madness in recent years that the beauty of conference races and fierce rivalries is now lost on many fans. Clearly the goal is to cut down the nets at the Final Four, but a conference crown and victories over your hated archrival have to amount to at least somewhat of a successful season. Thanks to the never ending carousal ...
    on July 16, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  • Likewise the jihad theorist Sayyid Qutb, after an unhappy sojourn in America in the late 1940s, complained about that Americans even "go to church for carousal and enjoyment, or, as they call it in their language, 'fun.'"
    on Feb 14, 2008 By: Sayyid Qutb Source: Human Events (blog)

Word of the Day
subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /