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boisterous
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  • He became boisterous.
  • In Bombay a new dock-guard, unaware of things, spoke boisterously over his family rice of a strange new custom of the rats.
  • When he had first come to New York, Martin had looked for Clif, whose boisterousness had been his comfort among Angus Duers and Irving Watterses in medical school.
  • Gottlieb, Terry Wickett, and Dr. Nicholas Yeo, that longmustached and rustic biologist whom Martin had first taken for a carpenter, formed an independent faction of their own, and however much he disliked the boisterous Wickett, Martin was dragged into it.
  • If ever, spectacled and stooped, he had looked old, now he was young and boisterous.
  • This is going to be awful!" Before Inchcape Jones returned, the Commission ventured out for their first sight of the town…… A Scientific Commission, yet all the while they were only boisterous Gustaf and doubtful Martin and casual Leora.

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  • It is a boisterous crowd, but there is more than enough security.
  • The one thing I did, though, I was careful ... not to get boisterous or anything.
    J.D. Salinger  --  The Catcher in the Rye

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