Another term for rave1 (sense 2 of the noun).
- Burn's suppers range from formal gatherings to uproariously informal rave-ups of drunkards and louts.
- ‘It's getting you back to the good old days when you used to organize rave-ups for two or three thousand lunatics in an empty warehouse somewhere? ‘laughed Syd.’
- This was a rave-up before they were even invented.
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