Definition of riot
1 Meaning of riotWe use the word riot extensively in our language to express primarily disorder, anxiety or the tumult a situation provokes in people and then as such that they become restless and even in some situations quite complex is contain them.
One of the common uses of rampage is to indicate when there are many voices that are heard, either in a room, in a public place, in a meeting and then such situation generates a fairly large and annoying noise. The consortium meeting was a rampage nobody listened to anyone and the underlying problems could not be fixed.
Undoubtedly synonymous most we use for this sense of the term is the bustle, which refers to the noise causing many people talking at the same time.
On the other hand, when a public spectacle generates clutter or tumult, because some people came into conflict and began to fight, either shock or verbal mode, we usually express it in terms of clutter. The closure of the opposition campaign culminated in a rampage of those and had to do this the police to order the situation.
It should be noted that the meeting of crowds often generate riot.
And the other jobs we attach you to this word in the colloquial language is to address a concern that we are feeling something or the shock causing an issue we, i.e. when something breaks with our order or disrupts the normal course of things. For instance, when an unexpected news reaches our ears, for example, an ex is by marrying, this news will cause an uproar in us.
Of the above is easy to detach the concept that is at odds with the riot of calm, because just calm implies otherwise, a State in which sends peace, tranquility and harmony.
2. Definition of riotA revolt is a spontaneous, violent and opposed to any figure of power character, although sometimes the objective against which makes a revolt may be a social or ethnic minority (Jews, Gypsies, immigrants). As a form of social struggle, it is expression of some kind of conflict (conflict social, political, economic). Occurs when a crowd, or at least one large group of people gather to commit acts of violence, usually as a reaction against a feeling of injustice or insult, or as an act of dissent. It is also very common to use the term revolt to designate actions more organized, more extended in time or with projection in the future, with more general objectives or a clearer purpose of social transformation, or another type of change (political, economic, institutional, national or religious identity, etc.).
Many terms are used almost as synonyms, such as riot, insurrection, revolt, uprising or uprising; and others of the same semantic field have slightly different, such as mutiny, sedition and rebellion connotations; or markedly different, as revolution (if you have success or greater importance), or disturbances (if them is minor).
The pejorative use of all of these terms, which even in its academic definitions are loaded of negative content, associated with the disorder and crime, which contributes to their adverse perception and the criminalization of the social struggle is common. The same applies to the terms that refers to its participants: troublemaker, troublemaker, insurgent, insurrectionist, amotinado, seditious, rebel or revolutionary.
Other terms of the political vocabulary that revolt tends to have bonding, but which are conceptually opposite, are the ruling military and coup d ' état, events or processes in which the initiative is neither popular nor spontaneous and which are specifically aimed at the replacement of individuals, parties or factions that in power, without altering the economic structuressocial or political, but as media can cause, manipulate or use revolts, mutinies or rebellions.