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riot

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  • nounuprising, disorder
  • nounvery funny happening
  • verbprotest; cause an uproar
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Synonyms for riot

noun uprising, disorder
  • anarchy
  • brawl
  • disturbance
  • lawlessness
  • protest
  • storm
  • strife
  • trouble
  • turbulence
  • turmoil
  • uproar
  • anarchism
  • burst
  • commotion
  • confusion
  • distemper
  • flap
  • fray
  • free-for-all
  • fuss
  • hassle
  • misrule
  • mix-up
  • quarrel
  • racket
  • row
  • ruckus
  • ruction
  • rumble
  • rumpus
  • run-in
  • scene
  • shivaree
  • shower
  • snarl
  • stir
  • to-do
  • tumult
  • brannigan
  • mob violence
  • street fighting
  • wingding

Antonyms for riot

  • calm
  • order
  • peace
  • tranquility
  • agreement
  • calmness
  • composure
  • harmony
  • organization
  • seriousness
  • solemnity
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to riot

affray

noun. fight
  • altercation
  • assault
  • attack
  • battle
  • brawl
  • clash
  • disturbance
  • donnybrook
  • encounter
  • fracas
  • melee
  • quarrel
  • riot
  • ruckus
  • scuffle
  • skirmish

anarchy

noun. lawlessness; absence of government

battle royal

noun. fierce fight

belly laugh

noun. very funny joke

blast

noun. fun time

blowout

noun. wild party
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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