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revolt

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When I stand before thee at the day's end, thou shalt see my scars and know that I had my wounds and also my healing.
Rabindranath Tagore
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English

Etymology

From French révolter > Latin revolvere > re- + volvere

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to revolt

Third person singular
revolts

Simple past
revolted

Past participle
revolted

Present participle
revolting

to revolt (third-person singular simple present revolts, present participle revolting, simple past and past participle revolted)
  1. to rebel, particularly against authority
    The farmers had to revolt against the government to get what they deserved.
  2. to greatly repel
    Your brother revolts me!

Translations

Noun

Singular
revolt

Plural
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  1. an act of revolt

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Croatian

Etymology

French révolte

Noun

rèvolt m.

  1. revolt

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