Thesaurus > Related Words: riot act

  Words related to riot act

Related / Similar Words: Riot Act

 

Definition:
  • a former English law requiring mobs to disperse after a magistrate reads the law to them;
  • a vigorous reprimand; "I read him the riot act";

  •  
    Part Meronyms: criminal law

     

    Anagrams: ricotta, Croatia

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
    domain is similar to region, realm, world, demesne, land, sphere, area, orbit, field and arena.
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z