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Riot Act
Pronunciation: /ˈraɪət ækt/

Translation of Riot Act in Italian:

noun

(in GB) (Law, History)
  • = legge che imponeva ai rivoltosi di disperdersi entro un'ora dalla lettura della legge stessa da parte di un magistrato

Idioms

to read the riot act to somebody

ammonire qualcuno, richiamare all'ordine qualcuno
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