Organized opposition to authority;
A conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another (synset 100964240)hyponym:
- insurgence, insurgency - an organized rebellion aimed at overthrowing a constituted government through the use of subversion and armed conflict
- intifada, intifadah - an uprising by Palestinian Arabs (in both the Gaza Strip and the West Bank) against Israel in the late 1980s and again in 2000
- mutiny - open rebellion against constituted authority (especially by seamen or soldiers against their officers)
- great revolt, peasant's revolt - a widespread rebellion in 1381 against poll taxes and other inequities that oppressed the poorer people of England; suppressed by Richard II
- indian mutiny, sepoy mutiny - discontent with British administration in India led to numerous mutinies in 1857 and 1858; the revolt was put down after several battles and sieges (notably the siege at Lucknow)
Make revolution (synset 202589865)
"The people revolted when bread prices tripled again"
Fill with distaste (synset 202199359)
"This spoilt food disgusts me"
Cause aversion in;
Offend the moral sense of (synset 201812341)"The pornographic pictures sickened us"hyponym: appal, appall, offend, outrage, scandalise, scandalize, shock - strike with disgust or revulsion
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