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A party designed to enhance a hallucinogenic experience through music and behavior, which consists of an all-night dance session at a club or party, accompanied by the ingestion of recreational—i.e., not overdose—levels of a designer drug of abuse, ecstasy—MDMA

rave

Rave party Substance abuse A social activity of recent vintage consisting of an all-night dance session at a club or party, often accompanied by the ingestion of recreational doses–ie, not overdose levels–of the 'designer' drug of abuse, ecstasy–MDMA. See Ecstasy.

rave

(rāv) [ME. raven, to be delirious]
1. To talk irrationally, as in delirium.
2. An all-night dance party at which mind-altering drugs, e.g., ecstasy or other amphetamines, are often used.
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The rave party is usually just 'starting to roll' (reach its peak attendance and beginning performances from the headline DJs) at about 3:00 am and ends as late as 12:00 pm (not including the "after-party" that sometimes continues into the following evening at another location).
Helen's briefcase, containing a valuable diskette, is stolen; Mitch puts his hand in some liquid LSD; Jake does a pills deal with a thug (Frank Harper) to whom he owes money -- and everything climaxes at a rave party in a church.
Thomas Porteous ruled that the government cannot ban rave party accessories such as glow sticks, pacifiers, and surgical masks.
The festival climaxes in the burning of the huge man effigy and a rave party to end all rave parties.
Not infrequently people are unknowingly slipped drugs at a rave party.
And similar to a rave party, it's better if one simply gives in to the exuberance of the dance rather than examining the possibilities of dance methods and music categories; and one can even become a member of Hoderlein's most extensive project, the "GKS" (Geheimnisvolle K-Strahlung, the secret k-radiation).
Summary: New Delhi (India), June 9 (ANI): An rave party was raided by a joint team of Delhi's Excise Department and police officials at a farmhouse in Chhatarpur area of south Delhi on Saturday night.
Pacquiao and Mayweather have fueled rematch speculations late last year when they bumped into each other at a rave party in Tokyo, Japan.
With the UMF Manila stage fielding bigger names since the festival kicked off last year, the likes of Major Lazer, Martin Garrix, Calvin Harris, David Guetta and Deadmau5 could possibly be orchestrating an appearance at a rave party here soon-or, at least, that's what the Ultranauts are wishing for.
Manila: Traces of a relatively new drug were found in one of the five listed May 21 rave party deaths in Metro Manila, as authorities investigate how illegal substances got inside the venue despite tight security.
According to police, since the property is registered under individual names, what the organisers of rave party do is just obtain liquor licence for a day.
"Recently her name popped up in regards to a rave party that was busted.