rave-up


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rave-up

(rāv′ŭp′)
n.
1. A wild or vigorous musical performance.
2. Chiefly British A raucous party or gathering.

rave-up

n
a wild party
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rave-up - a raucous gathering
assemblage, gathering - a group of persons together in one place
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations

rave-up

[ˈreɪvʌp] N (Brit) → juerga f

rave-up

n (dated Brit sl: = party) → Fete f (inf), → tolle Party (inf)

rave-up

[ˈreɪvʌp] n (Brit) (fam) to have a rave-updare una grande festa
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But their murder ballad and fiddle rave-up Matty Groves will be there.
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From teenage rave-ups on Mediterranean hot spots ( where flashing your crown jewels in the street is rapidly becoming old hat) to prime-time movies such as Magic Mike, where Channing Tatum has no qualms about strutting his stuff along with his male stripper mates.
Natalie's live performances are a testament to her incandescent musicianship and boundless energy, featuring foot-tapping rave-ups, heart-rending ballads and world-class step dancing," the release says.
Starting off with a menacing stomp, stomp, stomp, the song kicks into a funky dance groove that proves that Green Day can play more than punk rave-ups (and have been listening to Franz Ferdinand records to boot).
Their music displays a wide range of influences - rock, punk, ska, tango, metal, bossa nova and salsa - and '90s dance rave-ups like "Matador" (heard in "Grosse Point Blank") and "Mal Bicho" became worldwide hits.
I realise all those late night rave-ups have probably blighted the old memory box a fair bit, but cast your minds back if you can.
The Norfolk mansion they bought for pounds 350,000 - now wrecked by Mickey's rave-ups with his yob mates - is still in joint names and Sandra had hoped one day to return there.
The rest of his already extensive catalogue consummates the same marriage of sideways cinematic inspiration and modernized rave-ups.
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