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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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| A rave in the Clocaenog Forest (pictured) has been halted by police, who went on social media before the planned five-day event to warn people not to attend
He had raved riotously through the thriving dance music scene in Scotland, becoming a DJ and pioneer of the emerging rave scene in the 1990s.
Under One Roof: The Accessible Rave coming to the Baltic
The police arrived outside the rave site early on the Sunday morning, a couple of hours after people started to congregate inside, and remained in attendance until Monday afternoon.
|Tickets for the rave are on sale now from www.eventbrite.co.uk
Musotica.com is a rave wear and women's lingerie retailer for those who enjoy the rave subculture and parties.
Bunf and Tabitha fell in love with the Big Fish Little Fish concept when they were living in London and attended a family rave in Balham, South London.
Las raves eran, en su origen, de naturaleza underground o alternativa, con un marcado componente subcultural.
Both the police and Country Landowners Association are advising farmers, landowners and rural residents to be extra vigilant in the run-up to this weekend, which has historically signalled the starting point of attempted raves.
The penalties against 44-year-old Brian Hamilton mark a turning point in Lane County's growing problem with raves, which can frustrate neighbors and pose health and safety risks, a county official said.
Raves went global during the next decade, spreading through hotspots in Continental Europe, India, Australia, and the Americas.