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Definitions and Synonyms of riotous | Another word for riotous | What is riotous?

Definition 1: produced or growing in extreme abundance - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where riotous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • their riotous blooming

Synonyms for riotous in the sense of this definition

(riotous is similar to ...) present in great quantity

"an abundant supply of water"

Definition 2: unrestrained by convention or morality - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where riotous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for riotous in the sense of this definition

(riotous is similar to ...) deliberately violating accepted principles of right and wrong

Definition 3: characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where riotous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for riotous in the sense of this definition

(riotous is similar to ...) characterized by unrest or disorder

"unquiet days of riots" "following the assassination of Martin Luter King ours was an unquiet nation" "spent an unquiet night tossing and turning"

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