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To rebel or protest

agitate

verb

to try to cause social or political changes by arguing or protesting, or through other political activity

black

verb

to refuse to work with a company or to buy their goods, especially as a political protest

blacklist

verb

to say that particular products should not be bought, especially as part of a political protest

boycott

verb

to not take part in an event, or to not buy or use something as a protest

bring down

to cause a government or politician to lose power

chase

verb

to force someone out of a position of power

defect

verb

to leave a country, political party, or organization and go to another one

demonstrate

verb

to protest about something with other people in a public place

destabilise

a British spelling of destabilize

destabilize

verb

to cause problems for a country, government, or person in authority so that they become less effective

dislodge

verb

to force someone out of a position of power

foment

verb

to encourage people to have angry feelings or to protest or fight

march

verb

to walk along a road as part of a group of people protesting about something

occupy

verb

to move into a public place and stay there for a period of time in order to show that you strongly disagree with a policy, law etc

oppose

verb

to try to prevent the success of a policy or a government that you disagree with

oust

verb

to remove someone from a position of power, especially in order to take that position

overthrow

verb

to force a leader or government out of their position of power

parade

verb

to walk as part of an organized group in order to celebrate or publicly protest about something

protest

verb

to disagree strongly with something, often by making a formal statement or taking action in public

rebel

verb

to try to remove a government or leader using force

rebel

verb

to oppose your leader, especially in politics

remove

verb

to take away someone’s power or position, especially in politics

revolt

verb

to say that you will not accept someone’s authority or leadership

revolt

verb

to try to remove the government of your country using force

riot

verb

to protest violently about something

rise

verb

to start to protest and fight against a government or leader

sit in

if people sit in, they take part in a sit-in

subvert

verb

to attack or harm a government or established system of law, politics etc

raise hell

to complain loudly

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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