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roar

noun

1 roar

A deep prolonged loud noise.

synonyms: boom, roaring, thunder.

Roget 404: loudness, power; loud noise, din; blare; clang, clangor; clatter, noise, bombilation, roar, uproar, racket, ... show more

Dutch: geloei
Polish: huk, Ĺ‚oskot



2 roar

A very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal).

synonyms: bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roaring, yowl.

Dutch: gedonder, geloei, jank
Polish: ryk

3 roar

The sound made by a lion.

verb

1 roar

Make a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles:
— The water roared down the chute.

synonym: howl.

Roget 840: amuse, entertain, divert, enliven; tickle the fancy; titillate, raise a smile, put in good humor; cause laughter, create laughter, occasion laughter, raise laughter, excite laughter, produce laughter, ... show more

Dutch: loeien

2 roar

Utter words loudly and forcefully:
— `Get out of here,' he roared.

synonym: thunder.

Roget 404: be loud etc. adj.; peal, swell, clang, boom, thunder, blare, fulminate, roar; resound etc. ... show more

Roget 173: be violent etc. adj.; run high; ferment, effervesce; romp, rampage, go on a rampage; run wild, run amuck, run riot; break the peace; rush, ... show more

Dutch: bulderen, loeien, razen, tieren, uitbrullen

3 roar

Emit long loud cries.

synonyms: howl, ululate, wail, yaup, yawl.

Roget 412: cry, roar, bellow, blare, rebellow; growl, snarl.    [specific animal sounds] bark [dog, seal]; bow-wow, yelp [dog]; bay, ... show more

Roget 839: lament, mourn, deplore, grieve, weep over; bewail, bemoan; condole with etc. 915; fret etc. (suffer) 828; ... show more

Roget 411: cry, roar, shout, bawl, brawl, halloo, halloa, hoop, whoop, yell, bellow, howl, scream, screech, ... show more

Dutch: uitroepen

4 roar

Act or proceed in a riotous, turbulent, or disorderly way.

5 roar

Make a loud noise, as of animal.

synonym: bellow.

Dutch: gebrul, bulderen, loeien, brullen

6 roar

Laugh unrestrainedly and heartily.

synonym: howl.


Moby thesaurus: Bedlam let loose, assault, attack, barbarize, bark, batter, battle cry, bawl, bay, be in stitches, be noisy, bedlam, bell, bellow, blare, blast, blat, blate, bleat, blubber ... show more.

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