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  Words related to riot

Related / Similar Words: orgy, debauch, debauchery, saturnalia, bacchanal, bacchanalia, drunken revelry, public violence, belly laugh, sidesplitter, howler, thigh-slapper, scream, wow, rioting, carouse, roister

 

Definition:
  • a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity;
  • a public act of violence by an unruly mob;
  • a joke that seems extremely funny;
  • a state of disorder involving group violence;
  • engage in boisterous, drunken merry-making; "They were out carousing last night";
  • take part in a riot; disturb the public peace by engaging in a riot; "Students were rioting everywhere in 1968";

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    Hyponyms: race riot

     

    Derivational Morphology: carouse, roister, corrupt, pervert, subvert, demoralize, demoralise, debauch, debase, profane, vitiate, deprave, misdirect, roar, howl, orgy, debauchery, saturnalia, bacchanal, bacchanalia, drunken revelry, roisterer, carousal, bender, toot, booze-up, wassailer, carouser, rioting, public violence, rioter

     

    Anagrams: trio, tiro

     

     
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