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Slang

riot

This page is about the slang term 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

a. hated it

b. loved it

c. started fighting

Slang of the Day

Contributor: Matt Errey