Translation of "riot" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /raɪ·ət/ us /ˈrɑɪ·ət/

angry, violent behaviour by a crowd of people

a race riot

(Translation of “riot” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈraiət/

a noisy disturbance created by a usually large group of people

disturbio, motín
The protest march developed into a riot.
rioter noun

amotinado; alborotador
riotous adjective

starting, or likely to start, a riot

a riotous crowd.

very active, noisy and cheerful

bullicioso; desenfrenado
a riotous party.
riotously adverb

alborotadoramente; bulliciosamente; desenfrenadamente
riotousness noun

alboroto, bullicio
run riot

to behave wildly; to go out of control

desmandarse, desenfrenarse, dar rienda suelta a
An angry crowd was running riot in the streets.

(Translation of “riot” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)