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shivaree

shiv·a·ree

shivaree

 
pronunciation:
shI v ri [or] shI v ri
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a raucous mock serenade for a newly married couple.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: shivareed, shivareeing, shivarees
definition: to welcome or serenade with a shivaree.