Share this entry

mutiny
American English: /ˈmjutni/
British English: /ˈmjuːtɪni/

Translation of mutiny in Spanish:

noun plural -nies

  • 1 countable (instance) 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.

intransitive verb -nies, -nying, -nied

  • amotinarse

Definition of mutiny in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: