RIRA

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Noun1.RIRA - a radical terrorist group that broke away in 1997 when the mainstream Provisional IRA proposed a cease-fire; has continued terrorist activities in opposition to any peace agreement
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Eire, Ireland, Irish Republic, Republic of Ireland - a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1921
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Rather than the twice-used "le public a ri" (194, 197), though, the narrator offers the more neutral "[i]l y a eu des rires dans la salle" (201), as if to disconnect the spectators from the action.
Bornons nous ici, pour ne pas alourdir de facon inconsideree le propos, a quelques exemples rires des oeuvres et ecrivains deja cites.
Ces jeunes artistes ont fait vibrer la ville ocre grace aux rires des spectateurs, entre gags, saynetes parodiques, interactions inattendues entre artistes de differents horizons.