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Revolt is on the Academic Word List.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

Plain form
revolt

Third-person singular
revolts

Past tense
revolted

Past participle
revolted

Present participle
revolting

  1. (intransitive) to act against authority
    The farmers had to revolt against the government to get what they deserve
  2. (transitive) to greatly repel
    Your brother revolts me!

NounEdit

Singular
revolt

Plural
revolts

  1. (countable) an act of revolt

Related wordsEdit