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rave-up

[reyv-uhp] /ˈreɪvˌʌp/
noun, British Informal.
1.
a party, especially a wild one.
Origin of rave-up
1965-1970
First recorded in 1965-70
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Slang definitions & phrases for rave-up

rave-up

noun

  1. A wild party (1940+ British)
  2. Something loud and exciting: in ''Take Me Back,'' a lively rave-up (1967+)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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