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English definition of “revolt”


verb [T] (UNPLEASANT FEELING)    /rɪˈvəʊlt/ /-ˈvɒlt/ US  /-ˈvoʊlt/
C2 to make someone feel unpleasantly shocked or disgusted: We were revolted by the dirt and mess in her house. It revolts me to know that the world spends so much money on arms when millions are dying of hunger. → See also revulsionInspiring dislikeSerious and unpleasant
(Definition of revolt verb (UNPLEASANT FEELING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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