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461 results for RIOT

146 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for RIOT.

DateGridClueAuthor
51AHilarious personRoland Huget
33AHoot (4)Alan Arbesfeld
5DHoot (4)Randolph Ross
5ARevolting sceneBruce Haight
34AComedy club hitDavid J. Kahn
48AHoot (4)Peter Koetters
56AGo wild in the streetsTimothy Polin
10DSee 57-Across (2)John Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
7D"You're a regular ___!" (Kramden cry)Alan Arbesfeld
4DThigh-slapperBruce Haight
30DWhat revolting people do?Jesse Eisenberg and Patrick Blindauer
50DAnarchic actionEd Sessa
55ADisorderly conductPatrick Berry
43DUproar (2)Mary Lou Guizzo
21A"Language of the unheard," per Martin Luther King Jr.Peter Wentz
19ARead the ___ actIan Livengood
94A___ gearMelanie Miller
38ALaughfest (5)Jennifer Nutt
27DTop card?Jules P. Markey
22DReal cardKyle Mahowald
24AReal joker (2)Ashton Anderson and James Mulhern
99DPussy ___ (Russian girl group)Pete Muller and Sue Keefer
56DMob gone wildLynn Lempel
19AUprising (2)Randy Sowell
49AStitchMel Rosen
32DWith 33-Down, plastic shields and suchPatrick Berry
39DUproariously funny sortAdam G. Perl
29AScream, so to speakFreddie Cheng
22A___ ActJosh Knapp
38DHilarious one (2)John R. O'Brien
45ACause for calling in the National GuardAdam G. Perl
6ASee 13-Across (2)John Dunn
69ABig brawlJonathan Gersch
51AAnarchyPatrick Berry
64AHysterically funny sortIan Livengood
34ATear-gassing causePaul Guttormsson
57DBottle-throwing occasionPatrick Blindauer and Steve Salitan
85ABrilliant display (2)David Levinson Wilk
20AMr. HilariousJay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
15AReal comedianChris Handman
30AGo hog wildFred Piscop
57ARun amok (4)Janice M. Putney
28AReal cutupDerek Bowman
60DReal knee-slapperOliver Hill
29ALaugh ___ (4)Eric Berlin
10DFrayTrip Payne & Patrick Berry
18AFirst-rate stand-up comicAndrea Carla Michaels and Peter L. Stein
64ABarrel of laughs (3)Eric Berlin
25ARan-tanPaula Gamache
22AHoot (4)Peter A. Collins
55AReal joker (2)Paula Gamache
39AMob scene (2)Barry Boone
2DHilarious actJoon Pahk
24DBig meleeAlan Arbesfeld
27DComedy standoutDavid J. Kahn
36DLaugh-a-minute sortKaren M. Tracey
33AComic who killsBarry C. Silk
57APotential lockdown precederJoe Krozel
1AEvent involving burning and lootingBillie Truitt
2DHilariously funny thingSharon Delorme
16ABarrel of laughs (3)Richard Chisholm
19AEmulate a mobRoger Baiocchi
53ASidesplitter (6)Will Nediger
16DLaugh-a-minute (3)Henry Hook
41DReal sidesplitterLynn Lempel
69DLaughfest (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
14AHilarious happeningElizabeth A. Long
30AScream (4)Mike Nothnagel
63ABrilliant display (2)Janet Bender
26DScream (4)Gilbert H. Ludwig
34A___ of colorManny Nosowsky
7DSidesplitter (6)Fred Piscop
55DProtest gone badEdgar R. Fontaine
21ALaugh-a-minute typePeter A. Collins
7DPrison unrestMike Torch
34AOne who's just too funnyJanice M. Putney
38DGo wildJoe DiPietro
61ASome mayhemAdam G. Perl
15AUprising (2)Randall J. Hartman
7DSuccessful comicPatrick Merrell
47DWild timeManny Nosowsky
29DGasserRaymond Hamel
26DKnee-slapper (3)Len Elliott
53DHilarious one (2)Scot Ober
7DRun amok (4)Robert H. Wolfe
60DKnee-slapper (3)Ed Early
62ABarrel of laughs (3)Ron Sweet
3DVery funny personRobert Dillman
83ACardAlan Arbesfeld
8DUnruly eventLeslie H. Nicoll
55DUrban disturbanceHarvey Estes
4DLaughfest (5)Brendan Emmett Quigley
7DLaughfest (5)Roy Leban
22ASituation for rubber bulletsA. J. Santora
18ASidesplitter (6)Janet R. Bender
12DSide-splitter (6)Nancy Kavanaugh
17ASidesplitter (6)Bruce F. Adams
56DLaugh ___ (4)Linda Bushman
57DUrban unrest (2)Gregory E. Paul
31ASidesplitter (6)William I. Johnston
30DScream (4)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
52DKnee-slapper (3)Nick Grivas
56AComedy hitPatrick Jordan
52DLaugh ___ (4)Philip Lew
26DQuite a comedyRandy Sowell
24DGood comedianGreg Staples
4AScream (4)Bill Zais and Nancy Salomon
32DLaughfest (5)Lloyd E. Pollet
61ALots of laughsRichard Silvestri
40AQuite a cardDana Motley
104DBrawlLou and Fran Sabin
59AUprising at AtticaElizabeth C. Gorski
43ACelebration that gets out of handNancy Salomon
113AFunny one (2)David J. Kahn
24AWarden's fearFrances Hansen
117AProfusionNancy Salomon
64AHilarious comedianCynthia Joy Higgins
47DRun amok (4)Fred Piscop
7DCivil uprisingGregory E. Paul
10AVery funny oneGregory E. Paul
67DFunny one (2)Joe DiPietro
18ADonnybrookRichard Hughes
20AProtest that gets out of handAlex K. Justin
3DUproar (2)Stephanie Spadaccini
20AReal howlerNancy Schuster
7DHit at Catch a Rising StarRandall J. Hartman
1ACivil disorderGregory E. Paul
40ARun amok (4)Trip Payne
54DVery funny fellowP. Jordan
60ALaugh ___ (4)F. Hansen
27DLaugh-a-minute (3)M. Ashwood-Smith
16AUrban unrest (2)R. Norris
55DReally funny personE. Gorski
6DSupreme comedyG. E. Paul
71DHaymarket Square event (2)R. Silvestri
32DCard at a partyM. Nosowsky
21AMeleeS. L. Robbins
6DBattle with the policeG. Paul
32AMob scene (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
49DHaymarket Square happeningRichard Thomas
13ASide-splitting comedyEd Early
58AHaymarket Square event (2)Bob Klahn
30ARun _____Randolph Ross
72ALaugh-a-minute (3)Louis Sabin
26DKind of squadSidney L. Robbins
48DMajor flare-upRand H. Burns

6 results for RIOT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 23, 2011acrosticCScreamEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jan 9, 2011diagramless32DLaugh-until-you-cry occasionMike Nothnagel
Feb 1, 2009diagramless1DMob actionPaula Gamache
Apr 27, 2003diagramless6DRun rampant in the streetsFrank Longo
Jan 26, 2003acrosticNSomething very wild or very funnyEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Sep 17, 2000cryptic25DOne involved in craggy rock-climbing melee (4)Richard Silvestri

309 results for RIOT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
76AVivid displayJames E. Hinish, Jr.Taub
100DVery funny fellowFrances HansenTaub
10ASidesplitterAlex K. JustinTaub
11DWild sceneTap OsbornMaleska
54DPublic disturbanceWalter CovellMaleska
60DMeleeAlfio MicciMaleska
2DCivil commotionMartha J. DeWittMaleska
46DTohubohuEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
61ACivil disturbanceMichael A. RampinoMaleska
33ARun amokReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
7DMob sceneBetty HinmanMaleska
44AKind of gunBernice GordonMaleska
60DUproarC. McInerneyMaleska
35AKind of actWilliam BaxleyMaleska
51DBrilliant displayDorothea E. ShippMaleska
4ARumbullionJim PageMaleska
7DTohubohuBetty HinmanMaleska
2DRun amokJudith PerryMaleska
58ATohubohuJesse RoarkeMaleska
60APublic disturbanceErnst TheimerMaleska
49ACardAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
8DColorful profusionKevin BoyleMaleska
3DVery funny fellowLois SidwayMaleska
66AUproar in the streetsMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
46ALife of the partyPatterson PeppleMaleska
61ARampageJean M. HuntMaleska
62ACivil disturbanceBetty JorgensenMaleska
63A___ squadSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
23AVivid displayJune A. BoggsMaleska
10ADisturbanceWhittenMaleska
47AMeleeLouis SabinMaleska
7DTohubohuEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
10DDonnybrookWilliam CanineMaleska
44AMob sceneNorma SteinbergMaleska
19AKind of gun or squadFred TooleMaleska
58DKind of gun or squadAlfio MicciMaleska
61AWildly amusing oneNancy JolineMaleska
89ATumultJoy L. WoukMaleska
47ATumultRhonda KrausMaleska
15DBrawlWilliam CanineMaleska
36DWatts event: 1965Bert RosenfieldMaleska
39DPublic disturbanceWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
17AUprisingMary M. MurdochMaleska
35AKind of squadSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
37AType of actKenneth WitteMaleska
2DKind of actBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
136DSidesplitterNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
12DTumultEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
39DWild sceneArnold MossMaleska
58DUproarOlive DunnMaleska
56DUproarWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
25DProfusionJesse RoarkeMaleska
31AUproarJoy L. WoukMaleska
112AEvent for tear gasLouis BaronMaleska
14AProfusionJesse RoarkeMaleska
28ATohubohuSam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
11DFunny oneBert H. KruseMaleska
31DTumultLarry GoldhirschMaleska
49AMob disorderCharlotte ShoreMaleska
34AMob sceneFrank GearyMaleska
25APublic disorderEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
37ALife of the partyWilliam CanineMaleska
68APublic disturbanceGayle DeanMaleska
38ACivil disturbanceKathryn RighterMaleska
58AMeleeWhittenMaleska
33DKind of squadSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
30DHilarious chapNorman S. WizerMaleska
7DVery funny fellowJames R. BurnsMaleska
23DViolent actShirley SolowayMaleska
12DDisorderWhittenMaleska
3DLooter’s delightChristy RidleyMaleska
78ARun amokRichard SilvestriMaleska
44ARampageRhonda KrausMaleska
51AWild uprisingA. J. SantoraMaleska
38ATohubohuBert RosenfieldMaleska
52ARead the ___ act toHickmottMaleska
11DTumultElaine GeorgeMaleska
50AUprisingBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
25AWild disturbanceJoel D. LafargueMaleska
58ADisorderly profusionWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
12DPublic disorderJeanette K. BrillMaleska
55DWild sceneEli WesoffMaleska
6DSomething wildly amusingPeter SwiftMaleska
46DPublic tumultBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
14ALack of restraintMorton BraunMaleska
52DKind of squadPetschkeMaleska
2DMob sceneFrank GearyMaleska
41DKind of squadC. J. AngioMaleska
24AUproarTap OsbornMaleska
16AKind of act to readGerald BrooksMaleska
55DUprising of a sortHenry HookMaleska
63ARead the ___ actBette Sue CohenMaleska
44AHaymarket event: 1886I. Judah KoolykMaleska
38DTumultNorman S. WizerMaleska
58DTumultWilliam JarvisMaleska
31DUproarRabinowitzMaleska
57AFracasArthur M. WhelanMaleska
99APrison outbreakA. J. SantoraMaleska
81DDisturbanceMichael PriestleyMaleska
59DDisturbanceErnst TheimerMaleska
71AViolent protestAlex F. BlackMaleska
18DMob violencePeter SwiftMaleska
50DDisturbanceErnst TheimerMaleska
51DA way not to runJean J. DavisonMaleska
12DOpposite of a party pooperSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
27DRead the ___ actJeanette K. BrillMaleska
38ATrouble en masseJack LuzzattoMaleska
34ADisturbanceDaughdrilleMaleska
28DInsurrectionTap OsbornMaleska
13DDisturbanceKathryn RighterMaleska
25A___ Act of 1715Eli WesoffMaleska
62AMob sceneMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
16ACivil disorderHerb L. RisteenMaleska
25DFunny guyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
81AKind of gun or squadTap OsbornMaleska
60DVivid displaySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
58DBrawlStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
9ALife of the partyBeresinMaleska
35AMeleeBartholomewMaleska
4DMob sceneVirginia ButlerMaleska
53DKind of squadArnold MossMaleska
37ADisturbanceNancy Scandrett RossWeng
82DOutbreakRobert RoopWeng
20AAct to be readElaine D. SchorrWeng
78ARowdydowEugene T. MaleskaWeng
48AKind of gun or actJim PageWeng
54AKind of squadRaymond F. EisnerWeng
2DMeleeF. CoatesWeng
33DKind of gunGladys V. MillerWeng
14DDisorderJohn PrytzWeng
66DGo wildJack LuzzattoWeng
26DDisturbanceH. Hastings ReddallWeng
37DProfusion, as of colorDennis ListortWeng
30DUproarGertrude GordonWeng
46ADemonstrationSophie FiermanWeng
19ATumultSara V. TuckermanWeng
45DKind of squadLouis SabinWeng
3DRead the ___ actBill ScollonWeng
40DTumultJack PhilbrickWeng
19AKind of gun or squadAlice H. KaufmanWeng
43ATumultChet CurrierWeng
35ADisturbanceHugh McElroyWeng
12DTumultGladys V. MillerWeng
47DRaise a disturbanceJim PageWeng
52DTumultSara V. TuckermanWeng
22DKind of squadTap OsbornWeng
50DDisturbanceMike MooreWeng
43ATumultJean ReedWeng
50DDemonstrate in a wayDeoliseWeng
49DDisturbanceTanaquil Le ClercqWeng
12DDisturbanceUnknownWeng
52DDisorderUnknownWeng
55DMeleeUnknownWeng
57AVivid displayUnknownWeng
44DDonnybrookUnknownWeng
16ADisorderUnknownWeng
55DProfusion, as of colorUnknownWeng
11DDisturbanceUnknownWeng
52DRead the ___ actUnknownWeng
2DDisorderUnknownWeng
106ADonnybrookWard W. SmithWeng
137DDisorderBruce R. ShawWeng
64AMeleeUnknownWeng
106APolice problemVirginia W. SchneiderWeng
129DVivid displayFrances HansenWeng
43APolice problemUnknownWeng
55DTumultUnknownWeng
18DPublic disorderUnknownWeng
69AVivid displayGladys V. MillerWeng
58AUproarUnknownWeng
55DAct of a sortUnknownWeng
12DDisturbanceUnknownWeng
32DOutbreakUnknownWeng
27DConfusionUnknownWeng
37ATumultUnknownWeng
41APolice problemUnknownWeng
82DKind of actAnne FoxWeng
55DVivid display.UnknownWeng
67AUrban problem.UnknownWeng
58DDisturbance.UnknownWeng
14AA ___ of color.UnknownWeng
22ADemonstration.UnknownWeng
22DDisturbance.UnknownWeng
47DRun ___ (run wild).UnknownFarrar
48D___ Act.UnknownFarrar
9D"Hey rube" affray.A. J. SantoraFarrar
3DDisturbance.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
47APolice problem.UnknownFarrar
58DKind of squad.UnknownFarrar
15AUprising.UnknownFarrar
68APart of the street scene.UnknownFarrar
7DUproariously funny performance.UnknownFarrar
18DTumult.William LutwiniakFarrar
64APolice problem.UnknownFarrar
53DSomeone wildly amusing: Slang.UnknownFarrar
69ACivil disorder.UnknownFarrar
85DRun ___.Hume R. CraftFarrar
101AUproar.Sidney LambertFarrar
51DUprising.UnknownFarrar
7DBrawl.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
24A___ Act.UnknownFarrar
51DDisorder.UnknownFarrar
60ADisorder.UnknownFarrar
3DKind of squad.UnknownFarrar
33DDonnybrook.UnknownFarrar
15AUnlawful assemblage.Jean ReedFarrar
38DTumult.George LaczkoFarrar
30AUproar.Michael DubinFarrar
55DDisorder.UnknownFarrar
64ADisorder.UnknownFarrar
23DUnrestrained revelry.UnknownFarrar
35ANoisy feat.UnknownFarrar
46ABrawl.Stephanie CaruanaFarrar
52DCarousal.UnknownFarrar
32ATumult.Ralph AndersonFarrar
23DBright display.UnknownFarrar
3DNoisy revel.Helen FasuloFarrar
7DBrilliant display.Jay SheldonFarrar
47AVivid display, as of color.UnknownFarrar
27DUnruly meeting.UnknownFarrar
57DDisturbance of the peace.UnknownFarrar
34ADonnybrook.UnknownFarrar
60ANoisy feast or revel.UnknownFarrar
29DNoisy revel.UnknownFarrar
28DMob action.UnknownFarrar
83DNoisy riot.Thomas MeekinFarrar
53APublic disturbance.UnknownFarrar
36AUnruly disturbance.UnknownFarrar
3DTumult.UnknownFarrar
16DDisorder.W. E. JonesFarrar
57ALuxurious excess.UnknownFarrar
27DBright display.UnknownFarrar
50DDisorder.J. S. CrowellFarrar
51DPublic disturbance.Charles P. GerschFarrar
9DWild confusion.Sam LakeFarrar
47DBattle royal.Herbert EttensonFarrar
94ABrawl.W. E. JonesFarrar
7DUproar.Roberta MorseFarrar
17DRumbullion.Herbert EttensonFarrar
98DCommotion.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
11DBrilliant display.Louise EarnestFarrar
18AClamor.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
51ADisturbance of the peace.UnknownFarrar
17ARebellious uprising.Helen FasuloFarrar
62ALuxurious excess.S. A. KayFarrar
11DPublic disturbance.Madeline CorseFarrar
3DBlaze of color.Harold T. BersFarrar
7DRevolt.UnknownFarrar
15ALarge-scale melee.UnknownFarrar
61ATumult.UnknownFarrar
60ARun ___ (grow without control).A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
65AWild confusion.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
17DTurmoil.Thomas MeekinFarrar
58D___ Act.UnknownFarrar
24ADemonstration against authority.Helen FasuloFarrar
103DRumbullion.Jules ArensbergFarrar
3DNoisy feast.H. L. RisteenFarrar
37ASerious disorder.H. L. RisteenFarrar
15ARebellious demonstration.UnknownFarrar
37ATumult.Sidney LambertFarrar
54DWild profusion.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
14AWild disorder.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
14A___ act.Bernice GordonFarrar
21ALoud revelry.Sidney LambertFarrar
55D___ squad.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
113DTow-row.Jules ArensbergFarrar
67ARevel.UnknownFarrar
36ARead the ___ act.Thomas MeekinFarrar
18DDisturbance.Thomas MeekinFarrar
21DVivid display, as of color.Helen FasuloFarrar
115ATumult.Thomas MeekinFarrar
9DBrilliant display of color.Harold T. BersFarrar
64ALawless demonstration.E. H. MudgeFarrar
59DKind of police squad.Anthony MorseFarrar
2DTumult.Ellsworth SmithFarrar
23A___ squad.UnknownFarrar
12DUprising.Marian MoeserFarrar
57DRelative of 67 Across.Louise RabbFarrar
68AUproar.Charles E. GerschFarrar
91DOutburst of laughter.Israel GitterFarrar
29DCause of laughter: Slang.UnknownFarrar
56ABrilliant, vivid display of color.UnknownFarrar
29DClamor.George HendersonFarrar
21AWork for police headquarters.S. A. KayFarrar
57AOne way to make trouble.Sidney LambertFarrar
59AA cause of hearty laughter: Slang.UnknownFarrar
2DCitizenry amuck.UnknownFarrar
47ADisorderly behavior.UnknownFarrar
132AHaphazard mixture.Jules ArensbergFarrar
52AWhat a ringleader often leads.UnknownFarrar
56DDisturbance of the public peace.W. E. JonesFarrar
23ATurmoil in the streets.UnknownFarrar
51ADisturbance of the peace by three or more persons.UnknownFarrar
44ABrawl.UnknownFarrar
34ATumult.UnknownFarrar
30AFlourish exceedingly.UnknownFarrar
52DDisturbance of the peace by three or more persons.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
34AUproar.Ralph AndersonFarrar
41DUproar.Harold T. BersFarrar
3DVivid and confused view.UnknownFarrar
16AViolent action by three or more persons.UnknownFarrar
31AThree or more persons in disorder.Alice H. CookFarrar
82ADisturbance of the peace.George W. RootFarrar
24AVivid or confused view.Alice CookFarrar
32DUncontrolled uproar.Harold T. BersFarrar
62ANoisy disturbance.Louis JenkinsFarrar
108DBrawl.Willard N. JordanFarrar
114AMob violence.Thomas MeekinFarrar
83AFight.Isaac KertFarrar