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revolt against someone or something

to rebel or rise against someone or something. The citizens were gathering arms, preparing to revolt against the government.
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revolted at someone or something

sickened by someone or something. I was revolted at Frank and his behavior. We were all revolted at the scene of the bloody highway accident.
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REVOLT is dedicated to providing a platform for young emerging talent and we are delighted to bring our first-ever REVOLT Film Festival to the Overtown community," saidREVOLT CEO Keith Clinkscales .
REVOLT will be available in the U300 package as early as July 27, 2015 and will include rights to On Demand video and content on the go.
Winning Revolutions: The Psychosocial Dynamics of Revolts for Freedom, Fairness, and Rights; 3 volume set
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The map, called "Slave Revolt in Jamaica, 1760-1761: A Cartographic Narrative," details a series of insurrections involving nearly 2,000 slaves in Jamaica against the British Empire.
NEW YORK -- Sean Combs' new Revolt channel launched with a nod to big dreams and its founder's musical past, bringing a new outlet for music to television.
11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sean Combs, founder and chairman of REVOLT TV, announced an open casting call today for on-air talent.
The next month, a revolt in the navy fusiliers battalion was violently repressed and this provided the justification for a crackdown on the amnestied sailors, many of whom had already been dismissed from the navy.
Sanaa revolt, revolt towards the presidential palace," they chanted.
Indeed, as Charles Adams convincingly shows in his entertaining though sometimes shrill survey of the history of American taxation, ``Those Dirty Rotten Taxes: The Tax Revolts That Built America,'' we have always loathed taxes, and revolt against them is a basic feature of the American spirit.
California's Proposition 13 remains the most famous tax revolt since the Boston Tea Party.
ReVolt Technology, a technology company, which has developed a rechargeable Zinc-Air battery system, today announced that it will complete its new R&D and head office facility on the 27th September 2011.
and REVOLT have signed an agreement to make REVOLT, the multi-platform, multi-genre music network founded by Sean "Diddy" Combs, available to U-verse TV customers.
Published in the final years of the Dutch Revolt and within the context of the virulently anti-Habsburg mood that pervaded the Netherlands, the Spanish and Aragonese Mirror depicts, in both word and image, what the subtitle calls the "unparalleled tyranny .
PORTLAND, Oregon & DORTMUND, Germany -- ReVolt Technology, a technology company, which is developing a rechargeable Zinc-Air battery for automotive and energy storage applications, today announced that Tibor Kalnoki-Kis has accepted the appointment as VP of Research and Development of ReVolt Technology.