1. riot act a vigorous reprimand
  2. Riot Act a former English law requiring mobs to disperse after a magistrate reads the law to them
  3. redact formulate in a particular style or language
  4. rotgut any alcoholic beverage of inferior quality
  5. retract formally reject or disavow
  6. redcoat British soldier; so-called because of his red coat
  7. tact consideration in dealing with others
  8. protect shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage
  9. protract lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer
  10. product an artifact that has been created by someone or some process
  11. RICO Act law intended to eradicate organized crime by establishing strong sanctions and forfeiture provisions
  12. intact undamaged in any way
  13. tract an extended area of land
  14. reenact enact again
  15. root cap thimble-shaped mass of cells covering and protecting the growing tip of a root
  16. didactic instructive, especially excessively
  17. react show a response to something
  18. ricotta soft Italian cheese like cottage cheese
  19. riot gun a firearm designed to disperse rioters rather than to inflict serious injury or death
  20. rootage a developed system of roots

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