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mutiny

Pronunciation: /ˈmjuːtni; ˈmjuːtɪni/

Translation of mutiny in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -nies)

  • 1.1 countable/numerable (instance) motín (masculine), amotinamiento (masculine) the Indian Mutiny la rebelión or sublevación de los cipayos
    Example sentences
    • The Philippine government on Tuesday set up a commission to investigate a mutiny by junior military officers and enlisted personnel over the weekend.
    • Gulliver's own sailors declare a mutiny on his power and tie him up, conspiring against him, making him their prisoner.
    • The mutiny of the sailors at Kronstadt near Petrograd in March 1921 triggered a change in general policy.
    1.2 uncountable/no numerable (offense) amotinamiento (masculine)

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-nies, -nying, -nied)

  • amotinarse

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