Riotous

Ri"ot*ous

(?), a. [OF. rioteux.] 1. Involving, or engaging in, riot; wanton; unrestrained; luxurious.
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The younger son . . . took his journey into a far country, and there wasted his substance with riotous living.
Luke xv. 13.
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2. Partaking of the nature of an unlawful assembly or its acts; seditious.
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-- Ri"ot*ous*ly, adv. -- Ri"ot*ous*ness, n.
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