The Colonel had indulged them in something approaching to a carouse.
Indeed, he had been unearthed from a midnight carouse at a questionable restaurant.
I will send a few stoups of wine to assist your carouse; but let it be over by sunset.
I think they were abashed at that, for they tried to laugh it off, and go on with their carouse.
Inside the carouse raged, while we, who had thought to set Potts at large, listened and wondered.
The cook banked his fires and the crew went ashore for a carouse.
It will be a livelong night carouse, and she is mortal against that.
Young Tromp was finishing a carouse in the cabin when the English broke in.
For carouse away in the house not a bit the less on account of this.
He was evidently a sailor returning from a carouse at some tavern.
1550s, from Middle French carousser "drink, quaff, swill," from German gar aus "quite out," from gar austrinken; trink garaus "to drink up entirely." Frequently also as an adverb in early English usage (to drink carouse).