- 1Exciting; stirring: a rousing speechMore example sentences
- Before we begin, let's all join in a rousing chorus of our anthem.
- It's the rousing finale to the exciting Angel series.
- The outer movements are best - rousing and exciting music that can help cover the lack of great melodies.
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- The most successful war-related song, which outsold anything by Dylan, was Sergeant Barry Sadler's rousingly patriotic 1966 hit ‘The Ballad of the Green Berets’.
- Clearly, the hope is that moviegoers will find it rousingly topical.
- It would have been easy for him to write a rousingly romantic biography which glossed over the enormous contradictions of Ryan's career.