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riot

Meaning: a very entertaining event or person

For example:

  • We went down to Rio for the Mardi Gras and we had a great time. It was a riot!

  • Theresa was a riot at the office Christmas party. She told some really funny stories and did some of the silliest dances you'll ever see.

Quick Quiz:

The comedy festival was a riot. Everybody
  1. hated it
  2. loved it
  3. started fighting

Discuss: riot

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