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noun [countable/uncountable]     revolt pronunciation in American English
/rɪˈvoʊlt/
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  1. 1
    an attempt to remove the government of a country using force
    in revolt:

    Students rose in revolt against the government.

    the peasants’ revolt of June 1381

  2. 2
    a refusal to accept something such as a law or a decision
 
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