verb (used with object)
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Origin of roust
Words nearby roust
Example sentences from the Web for roust
On the same day came word that a fishing yawl had been lost in the Roust, and all on board drowned.Witch Stories|E. Lynn (Elizabeth Lynn) Linton
Ah, Lieutenant Stairs, please take a party and roust every man out.
I guess,” sez he, “that the dinner bell would be apt to roust you out the second or third day.Around the World with Josiah Allen's Wife|Marietta Holley
No, if Leonard stand, I roust first see to get him in; and next, to keep Egerton out.My Novel, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
To make his acceptance of the situation easier, his only course was to roust his friend's anger.The Victim|Thomas Dixon