rousingly

rousing

[rou-zing]
adjective
1.
exciting; stirring: a rousing song.
2.
active or vigorous: a rousing campaign.
3.
brisk; lively: a rousing business.
4.
exceptional; extraordinary: a rousing lie.

Origin:
1635–45; rouse1 + -ing2

rousingly, adverb
nonrousing, adjective
unrousing, adjective
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rousing (ˈraʊzɪŋ)
 
adj
tending to rouse or excite; lively, brisk, or vigorous: a rousing chorus
 
'rousingly
 
adv

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rouse
c.1460, probably from Anglo-Fr., or O.Fr., originally used of hawks shaking the feathers of the body, but like many hawking terms of obscure origin. Meaning "to stir up, provoke to activity" is from 1586; that of "awaken" is first recorded 1590.
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