Student Thesaurus

One entry found for revolution.
Entry Word: revolution
Function: noun
Text: 1 a rapid turning about on an axis or central point <revved the engine to 3000 revolutions per minute> -- see SPIN 1
2 open fighting against authority (as one's own government) <the revolution by which the American colonies gained their independence from Great Britain necessitated going up against the world's most powerful army> -- see REBELLION