riotously


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ri·ot·ous

 (rī′ət-əs)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or resembling a riot.
2. Participating in or inciting to riot or uproar.
3. Uproarious; boisterous: a riotous party.
4. Dissolute; wanton: riotous living.
5. Abundant or luxuriant: a riotous growth.

ri′ot·ous·ly adv.
ri′ot·ous·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.riotously - in a tumultuous and riotous mannerriotously - in a tumultuous and riotous manner; "the crowd was demonstrating tumultuously"
2.riotously - in an exuberant manner; "the exuberantly baroque decoration of the church"
Translations
بصورةٍ صاخِبَه، بِشَغَب
hlučně
løssluppent
lázadóan
ofsalega
isyan edercesine

riotously

[ˈraɪətəslɪ] ADVbulliciosamente, ruidosamente
riotously funnydivertidísimo

riotously

[ˈraɪətəsli] adv
riotously funny → tordant(e)riot police nunités fpl antiémeutesriot shield nbouclier m antiémeutesriot squad nbrigade f antiémeutes

riotously

adv behave, livewild; it was riotously funny (inf)es war zum Schreien (inf)

riotously

[ˈraɪətəslɪ] advsfrenatamente
riotously funny → che fa crepare dal ridere

riot

(ˈraiət) noun
a noisy disturbance created by a usually large group of people. The protest march developed into a riot.
verb
to form or take part in a riot. The protesters were rioting in the street.
ˈrioter noun
ˈriotous adjective
1. starting, or likely to start, a riot. a riotous crowd.
2. very active, noisy and cheerful. a riotous party.
ˈriotously adverb
ˈriotousness noun
run riot
to behave wildly; to go out of control.
References in classic literature ?
The knowledge that I loved her rushed upon me with the terror, and with both emotions gripping at my heart and causing my blood at the same time to chill and to leap riotously, I felt myself drawn by a power without me and beyond me, and found my eyes returning against my will to gaze into the eyes of Wolf Larsen.
With what a ghastly rapture, as it were, too mighty to be expressed only by the eye and features, and therefore bursting forth through the whole ugliness of his figure, and making itself even riotously manifest by the extravagant gestures with which he threw up his arms towards the ceiling, and stamped his foot upon the floor
At any time it is a strange sight to the tyro to see with what wondrous habitude of unconscious skill the whaleman will maintain an erect posture in his boat, even when pitched about by the most riotously perverse and cross-running seas.
And they, forgetting their home and friends, henceforth live riotously with Comus.
So he does not and I do, and I have to make up for it by not indulging all too riotously in new clothes, which is no doubt very chastening.
Sometimes they went hungry, sometimes they feasted riotously, all according to the abundance of game and the fortune of hunting.
Or rather, he shared footage of his baby daughter have a riotously good time while he played the guitar and sang along to her.
Drawing upon his years of experience and expertise, Charles' "Addicted to Americana: Celebrating Classic & Kitschy American Life & Style" is a riotously colorful book, replete with images drawn from collection of vintage Kodachrome slides, and is a celebration his lifelong quest to unearth the best of classic and kitschy American life and style.
A chain of riotously funny events is set in motion bringing the lives of Betty, Albert, Billy and the flamboyant undertaker, Tristan de Winter, to an uncomfortable crossroads.
Tune in for the full report in pages of "Rodzilla", a riotously entertaining picture book for children ages 4 to 8 from the team of author Rob Sanders and Caldecott Medalist illustrator Dan Santat.
Hardly the most probing or edifying of rock docs, this A24-backed, one-night-only theatrical release is nonetheless a riotously enjoyable, appropriately deafening flashback to one of the last moments in music history when a bunch of knuckleheads with guitars could conquer the world on chutzpah alone.
Something of a modern-day fairytale with a feminist message, this romp through a heightened world is riotously enjoyable - sexy, fast paced, and extremely funny.