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Synonyms for riotous
ˈraɪ ə təsri·otous

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Wiktionary1.0 / 2 votes

  1. riotousadjective


  2. riotousadjective

    having the characteristics of a riot


  3. riotousadjective

    causing, inciting or taking part in a riot


  4. riotousadjective

    unrestrained and boisterous; degenerate or dissolute


Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. exuberant, lush, luxuriant, profuse, riotousadjective

    produced or growing in extreme abundance

    "their riotous blooming"

    elaborate, luxuriant, lucullan, profuse, profligate, lush, lavish, voluptuous, libertine, excessive, dissolute, extravagant, epicurean, degraded, high-spirited, plush, tumultuous, disruptive, sybaritic, debauched, turbulent, voluptuary, ebullient, troubled, dissipated, exuberant, plushy, degenerate, overweening, succulent, fast, luxurious

    moral, scarce, quiet

  2. disruptive, riotous, troubled, tumultuous, turbulentadjective

    characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination

    "effects of the struggle will be violent and disruptive"; "riotous times"; "these troubled areas"; "the tumultuous years of his administration"; "a turbulent and unruly childhood"

    luxuriant, profuse, fast, lush, debauched, libertine, turbulent, dissolute, tumultuous, roiling, disruptive, degraded, roiled, churning, troubled, dissipated, exuberant, roily, degenerate, profligate

    quiet, scarce, moral

  3. debauched, degenerate, degraded, dissipated, dissolute, libertine, profligate, riotous, fastadjective

    unrestrained by convention or morality

    "Congreve draws a debauched aristocratic society"; "deplorably dissipated and degraded"; "riotous living"; "fast women"

    luxuriant, loyal, sporting, quick, profuse, debauched, devalued, lush, extravagant, fast, dissolute, turbulent, libertine, truehearted, card-playing, disruptive, debased, tumultuous, betting, degraded, fast(a), flying, troubled, dissipated, exuberant, spendthrift, degenerate, profligate, immobile, prodigal, firm

    scarce, moral, quiet

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. roytish

    definition of wild, irregular equals to riotous /riot/etc

    Submitted by rinat on April 20, 2016  

Dictionary of English Synonymes2.0 / 1 vote

  1. riotousadjective

    revelling, luxurious, wanton

  2. riotousadjective

    tumultuous, seditious, turbulent, insubordinate, mutinous, rebellious, disorderly, ungovernable, unruly, refractory

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words2.0 / 2 votes

  1. riotousadjective

    wanton, luxuriant, unrestrained, seditious, tumultuous, turbulent, insubordinate, rebellious

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