rambunctious

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Etymology[edit]

Possibly alteration of rumbustious.

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  • IPA(key): /ɹæmˈbʌŋkʃəs/
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rambunctious (comparative more rambunctious, superlative most rambunctious)

  1. Energetic, noisy, boisterous and difficult to control.
    The kids are being especially rambunctious today.
    • 2002, Jeffrey Rowland, WIGU Adventures
      Mrs. Tinkle, your son’s rambunctious behavior is quite common in children with unusually high intelligence levels.

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