Pronunciation: rout
v. i.1.To roar; to bellow; to snort; to snore loudly.
n.1.A bellowing; a shouting; noise; clamor; uproar; disturbance; tumult.
v. t.1.To scoop out with a gouge or other tool; to furrow.
To rout out
a - To turn up to view, as if by rooting; to discover; to find
b - To turn out by force or compulsion; as, to rout people out of bed.
v. i.1.To search or root in the ground, as a swine.
n.1.A troop; a throng; a company; an assembly; especially, a traveling company or throng.
A rout of people there assembled were.
- Spenser.
2.A disorderly and tumultuous crowd; a mob; hence, the rabble; the herd of common people.
The ringleader and head of all this rout.
- Shak.
Nor do I name of men the common rout.
- Milton.
3.The state of being disorganized and thrown into confusion; - said especially of an army defeated, broken in pieces, and put to flight in disorder or panic; also, the act of defeating and breaking up an army; as, the rout of the enemy was complete.
thy army . . .
Dispersed in rout, betook them all to fly.
- Daniel.
4.(Law) A disturbance of the peace by persons assembled together with intent to do a thing which, if executed, would make them rioters, and actually making a motion toward the executing thereof.
5.A fashionable assembly, or large evening party.
To put to rout
to defeat and throw into confusion; to overthrow and put to flight.
v. t.1.To break the ranks of, as troops, and put them to flight in disorder; to put to rout.
[imp. & p. p. Routed; p. pr. & vb. n. Routing.]
v. i.1.To assemble in a crowd, whether orderly or disorderly; to collect in company.
Noun1.Routrout - a disorderly crowd of people
Synonyms: mob, rabble
2.rout - an overwhelming defeat
Verb1.rout - cause to flee; "rout out the fighters from their caves"
Synonyms: rout out, expel
2.rout - dig with the snout; "the pig was rooting for truffles"
Synonyms: rootle, root
3.rout - make a groove in
Synonyms: gouge
4.rout - defeat disastrously

ROUT, crim. law. A disturbance of the peace by persons assembled together with an intention to do a thing, which, if executed, would have made them rioters, and actually making a motion towards the execution of their purpose.
     2. It generally agrees in all particulars with a riot, except only in this, that it may be a complete offence without the execution of the intended enterprise. Hawk. c. 65, s. 14; 1 Russ. on Cr. 253; 4 Bl. Com. 140; Vin. Abr. Riots, &c., A 2 Com. Dig. Forcible Entry, D 9.

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