revolution

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌrɛvəˈluːʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌrɛvəˈluʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(rev′ə lo̅o̅shən)


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Sense: Noun: armed uprising
Synonyms:
revolt, rebellion, uprising, coup , coup d'état, upheaval, takeover , overthrow , sedition, seizure of power, mutiny
Antonyms:
law , order , control , calm , harmony , peace , status quo, quashing, quelling, submission
Sense: Noun: turn about an axis
Synonyms:
rotation, turn , orbit, cycle , spin , gyration, full circle, full turn, 360° turn, whirl
Sense: Noun: radical change
Synonyms:
radical change, drastic change, dramatic change, change , transformation, metamorphosis, reorganization, reorganisation (UK), reformation, reconstruction
Antonyms:
continuity, conformity, stagnation, regression, retrogression, relapse , reverting, backsliding

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