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OTHER WORDS FROM revoltre·volt·er, nounun·re·volt·ed, adjective
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The three-page letter arrived at GameStop’s Texas headquarters 18 months before the company unexpectedly emerged as the hottest stock on Wall Street and the latest symbol of a widening populist revolt against entrenched elites.The GameStop stock craze is about a populist uprising against Wall Street. But it’s more complicated than that.|David J. Lynch|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Humans were doomed in the play even before Radius led the revolt.
Chekheria graduated college in Tbilisi with a law degree just a year before another revolt, the Rose Revolution of late 2003.
In 1794, George Washington himself led a militia of 13,000 men into Pennsylvania to put down an anti-tax revolt.What Happened In Portland Shows Just How Fragile Our Democracy Is|Maggie Koerth (email@example.com)|August 5, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Perhaps the most unlikely revolt in the media industry is the case of marketing chiefs rising up against Facebook.
The ISI came to the CIA for assistance in fostering a revolt that had developed in the Afghan countryside against Communist rule.
A political leader told us parliament won't do anything unless people revolt.Will the Swiss Quit Cooking their Kittens and Puppies?|Barbie Latza Nadeau|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Initially, Truth Revolt printed that Dunham was 17 when this event occurred (she was 7).Welcome to Generation Overshare: Lena Dunham, Taylor Swift, and the Politics of Self-Disclosure|Marlow Stern|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Fallin reversed course on that as well, but not before a mini-revolt grew among suburban parents.The Democrats’ Great Plains Firewall: Can Joe Dorman Take the Oklahoma Statehouse?|David Freedlander|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A problem far more pressing for the dynasty was the Taiping revolt, which ran from 1850 to 1864 and left tens of millions dead.
The rapid spread of the revolt was not a whit less marvelous than its lack of method or cohesion.
Yet, so curiously constituted is the native mind, the blowing-up of the magazine was the final tocsin of revolt.
The news of Bruce's revolt and the death of Comyn roused Edward into full martial vigour.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
General Pio del Pilar slept in the city every night, ready to give the rocket-signal for revolt.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
In vain he warned the King that this was not a revolt but a revolution; the counsels of Polignac were all powerful.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison