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uprising

noun [C] uk   /ˈʌpˌraɪ.zɪŋ/ ( also rising) us  
an act of opposition, sometimes using violence, by many people in one area of a country against those who are in power: Following a determined resistance in the east, there was eventually a popular uprising in the capital.
Translations of “uprising”
in Korean 폭동…
in Arabic انتِفاضة…
in French soulèvement…
in Turkish isyan, ayaklanma, sokağa dökülme…
in Italian sommossa, rivolta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 起義, 暴動…
in Russian восстание…
in Polish powstanie…
in Spanish sublevación…
in Portuguese rebelião, motim, insurreição…
in German der Aufstand…
in Catalan alçament, sublevació…
in Japanese 反乱, 暴動…
in Chinese (Simplified) 起义, 暴动…
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