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revolt

verb
 
 
/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.Taking action against people in power
be revolted by sth to think that something is extremely unpleasantInspiring dislikeSerious and unpleasant
(Definition of revolt verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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