[ roi-ster ]
/ ˈrɔɪ stər /
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verb (used without object)
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How to use royster in a sentence
Accordingly he gave this pair of roystering troopers a plentiful dinner and a taste of aguardiente.Overland|John William De Forest
I had a mind to dismount and join the two in their roystering, but my eyes turned wistfully toward Bath.The O'Ruddy|Stephen Crane
Altogether he was as roystering and swaggering a young gentleman as ever stood four feet six in his bluchers.The World's Greatest Books, Vol III|Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
He was altogether as roystering and swaggering a young gentleman as ever stood four feet six, or something less, in his bluchers.Oliver Twist, Vol. I (of 3)|Charles Dickens
He was a boon companion, a delightful raconteur when at the club, and a jovial, roystering Bohemian when he left it.Dickens and His Illustrators|Frederic G. Kitton