Meaning of “revolt” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb uk us /rɪˈvəʊlt/

[ I ] to try to change a government, often using violence, or to refuse to accept someone's authority:

Many were killed when nationalists revolted against the new government.
be revolted by sth

to think that something is extremely unpleasant

(Definition of “revolt verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)