charivari : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a noisy mock serenade (made by banging pans and kettles) to a newly married couple
- The custom of noisily serenading a couple on their wedding night is called a shivaree (from the French charivari) in the Mississippi Valley, belling in Western Pennsylvania .
- It was a most dismal charivari of pedagogical politics.
- ART: A charivari of Georgian England from a satirist's hand.
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Feb. 6, 2014 - The North Coast Journal