Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun revolt

1 sense of revolt

Sense 1
rebellion, insurrection, revolt, rising, uprising -- (organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another)
       => conflict, struggle, battle -- (an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals); "the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"--Thomas Paine; "police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb revolt

3 senses of revolt

Sense 1
revolt -- (make revolution; "The people revolted when bread prices tripled again")
       => rebel, arise, rise, rise up -- (take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance)

Sense 2
disgust, gross out, revolt, repel -- (fill with distaste; "This spoilt food disgusts me")
       => stimulate, excite, stir -- (stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions")

Sense 3
disgust, revolt, nauseate, sicken, churn up -- (cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of; "The pornographic pictures sickened us")
       => repel, repulse -- (be repellent to; cause aversion in)

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