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An act or state of armed resistance to one's government
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  1. An act or state of armed resistance to one's government
  2. Defiance toward an authority or established convention:
  3. (Countable) An organized, forceful subversion of the law of the land in an attempt to replace it with another form of government.
(Informal) An extremely amusing person, thing, or event
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  1. (Informal) An extremely amusing person, thing, or event
  2. Wild or violent disorder, confusion, or disturbance; tumult; uproar
  3. A violent public disturbance of the peace, by a number of persons (specified, in law, usually as three or more) assembled together
  1. A sudden violent upset, disruption or convulsion
  2. A sudden, violent change
  3. The process of being heaved upward, especially the raising of part of the earth's crust
The way or means by which one ascends.
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  1. The way or means by which one ascends.
  2. The degree of elevation of an object, or the angle it makes with a horizontal line; inclination; rising grade.
  3. A going back in time or in line of ancestry
An improvement in or enhancement of the condition, status, etc. of a person or thing
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  1. An improvement in or enhancement of the condition, status, etc. of a person or thing
  2. (Computers) A software program that provides added enhancements over an earlier version.
  3. An improved component or replacement item, usually applied to technology
An inclined plane or surface; slope; grade; slant
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  1. An inclined plane or surface; slope; grade; slant
  2. An inclined surface; a slope or gradient:
The action or an instance of rebellion; an insurrection.
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  1. The action or an instance of rebellion; an insurrection.
  2. A rising in revolt; uprising; insurrection
  3. An uprising or rebellion; an insurrection
The quality, state, or fact of being insurgent
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  1. The quality, state, or fact of being insurgent
  2. Rebellion; revolt; the state of being insurgent
  3. An instance of rebellion; an insurgence.
The act or an instance of open revolt against civil authority or a constituted government.
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  1. The act or an instance of open revolt against civil authority or a constituted government.
  2. A rising up against established authority; rebellion; revolt
Revolt against and, often, forcible resistance to constituted authority; esp., rebellion of soldiers or sailors against their officers
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  1. Revolt against and, often, forcible resistance to constituted authority; esp., rebellion of soldiers or sailors against their officers
  2. Open rebellion against constituted authority, especially rebellion of sailors against superior officers.
Open, armed, and organized resistance to a constituted government.
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  1. Open, armed, and organized resistance to a constituted government.
  2. Defiance toward an authority or established convention:
  3. (Countable) An organized, forceful subversion of the law of the land in an attempt to replace it with another form of government.
Any refusal to submit to or accept authority, custom, etc.
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  1. Any refusal to submit to or accept authority, custom, etc.
  2. An uprising, especially against state authority; a rebellion.
  3. A rising up against the government; rebellion; insurrection
Overthrow of a government, form of government, or social system by those governed and usually by forceful means, with another government or system taking its place
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  1. Overthrow of a government, form of government, or social system by those governed and usually by forceful means, with another government or system taking its place
  2. Orbital motion about a point, especially as distinguished from axial rotation:
  3. A sudden or momentous change in a situation:
Conduct or language inciting rebellion against the authority of a state.
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  1. Conduct or language inciting rebellion against the authority of a state.
  2. The stirring up of discontent, resistance, or rebellion against the government in power
  3. (Archaic) Revolt or rebellion
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