Corruption was one of the main reasons Ukrainians revolted against the Yanukovych government last winter.
The notion of intra-family sex has inspired—and revolted—onlookers from Oedipus to Deliverance.
When one of her real-life exes came home with a Boyzilian, Shallon was revolted.
In 1929 they revolted against collectivization, leading to a decade-long struggle.
They kicked the French out, the Haitians revolted, and got themselves free.
Tolstoy revolted at the theme, but could not deny the freshness and power of the author.
You revolted sometimes, but in his heart the slave adored his chains.
At this time, with cautious, half reluctant hand, he raised the veil from a phase of life which astonished and revolted me.
Thus then for the second time Ionia revolted from the Persians.
Early in 1857 the garrison of Meerut, near Delhi, revolted, and the British troops failed to suppress it.
1550s, from Middle French révolte (c.1500), back formation from revolter (see revolt (v.)), or else from Italian rivolta.