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Synonyms of revolution in English:


  • 1 the French aristocracy was ill-prepared to quell a revolution
    rebellion, revolt, insurrection, mutiny, uprising, riot, rioting, insurgence, seizure of power, coup (d'état)
  • 2 a revolution in printing techniques
    dramatic change, radical alteration, sea change, metamorphosis, transformation, innovation, reorganization, restructuring
    informal shake-up, shakedown
  • 3 one revolution of a wheel
    turn, single turn, rotation, circle, spin;
  • 4 the revolution of the earth
    turning, rotation, circling;
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