Definitions for



Overview of adj riotous

The adj riotous has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) exuberant, lush, luxuriant, profuse, riotous

(produced or growing in extreme abundance; "their riotous blooming")

2. (1) disruptive, riotous, troubled, tumultuous, turbulent

(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")

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

(unrestrained by convention or morality; "Congreve draws a debauched aristocratic society"; "deplorably dissipated and degraded"; "riotous living"; "fast women")

Synonym.com © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices