HyperDic: riotous

English > 3 senses of the word riotous:
ADJECTIVEallriotous, exuberant, lush, luxuriant, profuseproduced or growing in extreme / extreme abundance
allriotous, disruptive, troubled, tumultuous, turbulentcharacterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination / insubordination
allriotous, debauched, degenerate, degraded, dissipated, dissolute, libertine, profligate, fastunrestrained by convention or morality
riotous > pronunciation
Soundsray'ahtahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > riotous: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningproduced or growing in extreme / extreme abundance.
Example"their riotous blooming"
Synonymsexuberant, lush, luxuriant, profuse
BroaderabundantPresent in great quantity
Spanishabundante, abundoso, copioso, exuberante, nombroso, profuso
Catalanabundant, abundós, copiós, exuberant, nombrós, profús
Adverbsriotouslyin an exuberant manner
English > riotous: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningCharacterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination / insubordination.
Example "riotous times"
Synonymsdisruptive, troubled, tumultuous, turbulent
BroaderunquietCharacterized by unrest or disorder
Spanishagitado, alborotado, perturbante, revuelto, tumultuoso, turbulento
Catalanagitat, revolt, tumultuós, turbulent
Nounsriota public act of violence by an unruly mob
Adverbsriotouslyin a tumultuous and riotous manner
English > riotous: 3 senses > adjective 3
Meaningunrestrained by convention or morality.
Example "riotous living"
Synonymsdebauched, degenerate, degraded, dissipated, dissolute, libertine, profligate, fast
Broaderimmoraldeliberately violating / violating accepted principles of right and wrong
Spanishdegenerado, degradado, depravado, disoluto, libertino, vicioso
Catalandegenerat, degradat, dissolut, llicenciós, viciós
Nounsriota wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity

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