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revolt US English

Rise in rebellion

revolt US Thesaurus

the people revolted

Peasants' Revolt US English

An uprising in 1381 among the peasant and artisan classes in England. The rebels marched on London, occupying the city and executing unpopular ministers, but after the death of their leader, Wat Tyler, they were persuaded to disperse by Richard II