phonetic symbol: / ráɪət / 

riot - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity
bacchanal , bacchanalia , debauch , debauchery , drunken revelry , orgy , saturnalia

[ noun ]
■ a public act of violence by an unruly mob
public violence

[ noun ]
■ a joke that seems extremely funny
belly laugh , howler , scream , sidesplitter , thigh-slapper , wow

[ noun ]
■ a state of disorder involving group violence

[ verb ]
■ engage in boisterous, drunken merrymaking
carouse , roister

[ verb ]
■ take part in a riot
■ disturb the public peace by engaging in a riot
・Students were rioting everywhere in 1968

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