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Noun: rioting  rI-u-ting
  1. A state of disorder involving group violence
    - riot
Verb: riot  rI-ut
  1. Take part in a riot; disturb the public peace by engaging in a riot
    "Students were rioting everywhere in 1968"
     
  2. Engage in boisterous, drunken merrymaking
    "They were out rioting last night";
    - carouse, roister

Derived forms: riotings

Type of: disorder, jollify, make happy, make merry, racket, rampage, revel, run riot, wassail [archaic], whoop it up

Encyclopedia: Rioting

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