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riot act

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of RIOT ACT

an often public or formal expression of disapproval <at a specially called meeting, he read the riot act to his staff for their poor handling of the crisis>
Antonyms citation, commendation, endorsement (also indorsement)

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July 07, 2015
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