Complete Definition of "revolution"

see|révolution
English

Etymology
From OF. revolution, from LL. revolutionem (nominative of revolutio).

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-revolution.ogg|Audio (US)

Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-uËÊÉn|-uËÊÉn

Noun
en-noun
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  1. A political upheaval in a government or nation state characterized by great change.
  2. The removal and replacement of a government.
  3. The turning of an object around an axis.
  4. In the case of celestial body|celestial bodies - the traversal of one body through an orbit around another body.
  5. A sudden, vast change in a situation or discipline.
Translations
trans-top|political upheaval
Arabic: ARchar|Ø«Ùرة IPAchar|(θáura) f
Chinese: é©å½ (gémìng)
Czech: t+|cs|revoluce|f
Dutch: revolutie f
Finnish: t-|fi|vallankumous
French: t+|fr|révolution|f
German: t+|de|Revolution|f
Hebrew: ××פ×× (mahapekhá) f
Italian: t+|it|rivoluzione|f
Japanese: é©å½ (ãããã, kakumei)
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Korean: íëª (hyeokmyeong)
Kurdish:

Polish: t+|pl|rewolucja|f
Portuguese: t+|pt|revolução|f
Romanian: t-|ro|revoluţie|f
Russian: t+|ru|ÑеволÑÑиÑ|f|trrevoljúcija|scCyrl
Spanish: t-|es|revolución|f
Swedish: t+|sv|revolution|c
Telugu: విపà±à°²à°µà° (viplavaM)
Turkish: t-|tr|devrim, t+|tr|ihtilal
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trans-top|The removal and replacement of a government
German: t+|de|Revolution|f
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Kurdish:

Romanian: t-|ro|revoluţie|f
Russian: t+|ru|пеÑевоÑоÑ|m|trperevorót|scCyrl
Turkish: t+|tr|darbe
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trans-top|The turning of an object around an axis
German: Umdrehung f
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Russian: t+|ru|вÑаÑение|n|trvraÅ¡Äénije|scCyrl
Turkish: t+|tr|döngü
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trans-top|the traversal of one body through an orbit around another body
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Russian: вÑаÑение (vraÅ¡Äénije) n
Turkish: döngü
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trans-top|A sudden, vast change in a situation or discipline
German: t+|de|Revolution|f
Turkish: t-|tr|devrim
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ttbc|Chinese: é©å½ (gémìng)
ttbc|French: révolution f
ttbc|Hindi: परिà¤à¥à¤°à¤®à¤£ (parikrama.n), à¤à¥à¤°à¤¾à¤¨à¥à¤¤à¤¿ (krÄnti)
ttbc|Japanese: é©å½ (ãããã, kakumei)
ttbc|Marathi: à¤à¥à¤°à¤¾à¤à¤¤à¥ (krÄ.ntÄ«)
ttbc|Polish: obrót m (2)
ttbc|Portuguese: revolução f(2,4), rotação f (2)
ttbc|Spanish: revolución f
ttbc|Swedish: vridning c (2)
ttbc|Telugu: à°­à±à°°à°®à°£à° (ibhramaNaM) (2), పరిభà±à°°à°®à°£à° (paribhramaNaM) (3)
ttbc|Tamil: Puratchi

Derived terms
agricultural revolution
artistic revolution
Industrial Revolution
revolutionary
revolutionize
solid of revolution

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