corroboree, n. [Also corrobboree, corrobori, etc.] [Native name.].
A nocturnal festivity with which the Australian aborigines celebrate tribal events of importance. Symbolic dances are given by the young men of the tribe, while the women act as musicians. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
A song or chant made for such a festivity. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
A festivity or social gathering, esp. one of a noisy or uproarious character; hence, tumult; uproar. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]