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Meaning of “riot” - Learner’s Dictionary

riot

noun [C]     /raɪət/
angry, violent behaviour by a crowd of people: a race riot Riots started in several cities.Bad and wrong behaviourDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantViolent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badlySocial order and disorderTaking action against people in power
Translations of “riot”
in Arabic شَغَب…
in Korean 폭동, 시위…
in Malaysian kekacauan…
in French émeute…
in Turkish gösteri, kargaşa, ayaklanma…
in Italian rivolta, sommossa, disordine…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴亂, 騷亂, 聚衆鬧事…
in Russian мятеж, беспорядки…
in Polish zamieszki, rozruchy…
in Vietnamese cuộc bạo loạn…
in Spanish disturbio, motín…
in Portuguese motim…
in Thai การก่อความไม่สงบ…
in German der Aufruhr…
in Catalan disturbi…
in Japanese 暴動, 騒動…
in Indonesian huru-hara…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴乱, 骚乱, 聚众闹事…
(Definition of riot noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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