uprising
noun Date: 13th century an act or instance of rising up; especially a usually localized act of popular violence in defiance usually of an established government Synonyms: see rebellion

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  • Uprising — is a synonym for rebellion, and may also refer to:In music* Uprising (album), album by Bob Marley * Uprising (Concord Dawn album), album by Concord Dawn * Uprising (Entombed album), album by Entombed * Uprising (Universal Poplab album), album by… …   Wikipedia

  • Uprising — Studioalbum von Bob Marley the Wailers Veröffentlichung 10. Juni 1980 Label Tuff Gong/Is …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Uprising — Up*ris ing, n. 1. Act of rising; also, a steep place; an ascent. The steep uprising of the hill. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. An insurrection; a popular revolt. J. P. Peters. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • uprising — index anarchy, commotion, defiance, disturbance, insurrection, mutiny, outbreak, rebellion, resistance …   Law dictionary

  • uprising — mid 13c., action of rising from death or the grave, resurrection, from UP (Cf. up) + rising (see RISE (Cf. rise)). Meaning action of rising from bed is recorded from c.1300; sense of insurrection, popular revolt first attested 1580s …   Etymology dictionary

  • uprising — rebellion, revolution, revolt, insurrection, mutiny, putsch, coup Analogous words: fight, combat, conflict, fray (see CONTEST): strife, contention, dissension (see DISCORD): aggression, *attack …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • uprising — [n] disturbance insurgence, insurrection, mutiny, outbreak, rebellion, revolt, revolution, riot, upheaval; concepts 106,674 Ant. calm, peace …   New thesaurus

  • uprising — ► NOUN ▪ an act of resistance or rebellion …   English terms dictionary

  • uprising — [up′rī΄ziŋ] n. 1. the action of rising up; specif., an outbreak against a government; revolt 2. an upward slope or ascent …   English World dictionary

  • Uprising — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Uprising (homonymie). Uprising Album par Bob Marley The Wailers Sortie 10 juin 1980 …   Wikipédia en Français

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