Definition of RIOT

  1. (noun)a public act of violence by an unruly mob
  2. (noun)a state of disorder involving group violence
  3. (noun)a joke that seems extremely funny
  4. (noun)a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity
  5. (verb)take part in a riot; disturb the public peace by engaging in a riot
  6. (verb)engage in boisterous, drunken merrymaking