rip-roaring

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rip-roaring

Particularly vigorous, exciting, exhilarating, or successful. Ziplining is a rip-roaring good time! The bake sale was a rip-roaring success.
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Football is littered with the shattered dreams of fans after their club has been taken over by wealthy foreigners; you have only to look down the road to Sunderland to see the riproaring success of Ellis Short's involvement with SAFC.
BRING ON IRELAND Monday night, at Cardiff City Stadium, is going to be a riproaring occasion.
The start of Warnock's first full season in the Welsh capital has got off to a riproaring start, and they are one of three teams on 17 points at the top of the Championship.
It rattled the Atalanta players initially, but when the game settled down, we were treated to a riproaring, end-to-end encounter, with both goalkeepers, Gary Wager and Otto Piotti, making important saves.
while Life With The Macbeths is a riproaring mini symphony, and Scandinavian Design is an ode to flat-pack furniture.
VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS (12A) HH HHH ARMED with a reported budget of around $200m, French writer-director Luc Besson delivers a riproaring spectacle that assaults the eyes but seldom touches the heart.
Known for its fusion of music, games and riproaring track action including driftinfg, this year's competitions will also also feature heated rivalries among the amateurs, ladies, veterans, novice, legends, kids, executive class, underbone and local enduro.
Amid that backdrop, 10-times capped Barnes is not expecting a riproaring Test between the two nations come this weekend.
come For every riproaring performance like those against Norwich City and Fulham, there are three or four that fall a little short.
It was arguably the finest Welsh performance against England since Ramsey shone Woodburn against them in a a riproaring 2-2 Villa Park draw during an under-21 European Championship play-off clash eight years ago.
WEST Bromwich Albion survived a late onslaught to record a first home win since March in a riproaring contest at the Hawthorns.
Chris Guthrie's visit to the Duncairn Picturedrome with Ma Cleghorn in Grey Granite perhaps projects a negative image of the film medium as home to mawkish escapist melodrama, which Chris sardonically debunks as 'looking at shadows'; (5) yet as a full-time writer, Leslie Mitchell was well aware of the riches to be gained by tapping in to the lucrative possibilities offered by film, with Hollywood already heading boldly into its golden age following on from the riproaring success in 1927 of The Jazz Singer and the innovation of sound.
Psychedelia, riproaring guitar rock and Chic freak funk, Crease pour all the ingredients into a gluten grouping melting pot and just go for it.
A riproaring family road trip that touches the heart and tickles the funny bone.
The victory followed a riproaring cup tie that just went to prove the FA Cup really means something - Arsenal's fans at the end were euphoric, cheering every last player off the pitch.