Definitions of revolt

  1. To renounce allegiance; to feel disgust.
  2. To cause to turn back; to roll or drive back; to put to flight.
  3. To do violence to; to cause to turn away or shrink with abhorrence; to shock; as, to revolt the feelings.
  4. To cause to turn away with disgust.
  5. To cause to rise in revolt: to shock.
  6. To shock or disgust.
  7. To turn away in disgust; to rebel.
  8. To renounce allegiance: to be grossly offended.
  9. To renounce allegiance; rebel; be shocked.
  10. To rebel.
  11. To be repelled or shocked.
  12. To shock; to do violence to.
  13. To fall off or turn from one to another; to renounce allegiance to a sovereign or a state; to shock; to cause to turn away from with abhorrence or disgust.
  14. organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another
  15. cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of; " The pornographic pictures sickened us"
  16. fill with distaste; " This spoilt food disgusts me"
  17. To turn away; to abandon or reject something; specifically, to turn away, or shrink, with abhorrence.
  18. Hence, to be faithless; to desert one party or leader for another; especially, to renounce allegiance or subjection; to rise against a government; to rebel.
  19. The act of revolting; an uprising against legitimate authority; especially, a renunciation of allegiance and subjection to a government; rebellion; as, the revolt of a province of the Roman empire.
  20. A revolter.
  21. To be disgusted, shocked, or grossly offended; hence, to feel nausea; - with at; as, the stomach revolts at such food; his nature revolts at cruelty.
  22. A rebellion.
  24. A rebellion; insurrection; mutiny.
  25. Desertion; renunciation of allegiance; rebellion; insurrection; gross departure from duty.
  26. A change of sides; insurrection; rebellion.