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revolt (v.)

1540s, from French revolter (15c.), from Italian rivoltare "to overthrow, overturn," from Vulgar Latin *revolvitare "to overturn, overthrow," frequentative of Latin revolvere (past participle revolutus) "turn, roll back" (see revolve). Related: Revolted; revolting.

revolt (n.)

1550s, from French révolte (c. 1500), back formation from revolter (see revolt (v.)), or else from Italian rivolta.

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Definitions of revolt from WordNet
1
revolt (v.)
make revolution;
The people revolted when bread prices tripled again
revolt (v.)
fill with distaste;
Synonyms: disgust / gross out / repel
revolt (v.)
cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of;
Synonyms: disgust / nauseate / sicken / churn up
2
revolt (n.)
organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another;
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