Robustious - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |roʊˈbʌstʃəs|  American pronunciation of the word robustious
Brit.  |rə(ʊ)ˈbʌstʃəs|  British pronunciation of the word robustious

adjective

- noisy and lacking in restraint or discipline(syn: boisterous, rambunctious, rumbustious, unruly)

a robustious group of teenagers

Examples

...his buddies sent him off to the navy with many robustious and hearty toasts...

...the word “robustious” is probably a conflation of “robust” and “boisterous”...

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