Raucous

Raucous(adjective):

1:Ā disagreeably harsh orĀ strident:Ā HOARSEraucousĀ voices

2:Ā boisterously disorderly ā€¦Ā raucousĀ frontier townā€” Truman Capote

 

This word as found in the passage ” Brooklyn Was Mine”, by Chris KnutsenĀ and Valerie Steiker. In the sentence in which the word was found in, the author writes,” Then, the letters stop. In the first days withoutĀ her raucousĀ writing voice and her panoramicĀ gaze, I felt a little lost.”

The author uses the word raucous is used to describe Lucy’s writing voice as loud and harsh.

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