[n] a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity
[n] a public act of violence by an unruly mob
[n] a joke that seems extremely funny
[n] a state of disorder involving group violence
[v] engage in boisterous, drunken merry-making; "They were out carousing last night"
[v] take part in a riot; disturb the public peace by engaging in a riot; "Students were rioting everywhere in 1968"
bacchanal, bacchanalia, belly laugh, carouse, debauch, debauchery, drunken revelry, howler, orgy, public violence, rioting, roister, saturnalia, scream, sidesplitter, thigh-slapper, wow