Definition of Riotise

1. n. Excess; tumult; revelry.



Definition of Riotise

1. Noun. (archaic) Wild excess; revelry, riotousness. (defdate from 16th c.) ¹

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Definition of Riotise

1. riot [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Riotise

riot control
riot control operations
riot gear
riot girl
riot grrl
riot grrls
riot grrrl
riot grrrls
riot gun
riot police
rioted
rioter
rioters
rioting
riotings
riotise (current term)
riotises
riotize
riotizes
riotless
riotour
riotours
riotous
riotously
riotousness
riotousnesses
riotries
riotry
riots

Literary usage of Riotise

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Stones of Venice by John Ruskin (1906)
"... Lewd Losse of Time, and Sorrow seeming dead, Inconstant Chaunge, and false Disloyalty, Consuming riotise, and guilty Dread Of heavenly vengeance; ..."

2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1893)
"... For contemplation sake: yet otherwise His life he led in lawless riotise." There is something in the grace of the language which sweetens the ..."

3. New Voices: An Introduction to Contemporary Poetry by Marguerite Ogden Bigelow Wilkinson (1919)
"All the outer world could see Graved and sawn amazingly Their love's delighted riotise, Fixt in marble for all men's eyes; But only these twain could abide ..."

4. New Voices: An Introduction to Contemporary Poetry by Marguerite Ogden Bigelow Wilkinson (1922)
"All the outer world could see Graved and sawn amazingly Their love's delighted riotise, Fixt in marble for all men's eyes; But only these twain could abide ..."

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