Definition for revolution

noun as in circuit around something

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Example Sentences

This argument now is largely dead, thanks to the fracking revolution, which has greatly expanded US oil and gas production.

Yes, everything changed with the computing revolution, as we’ll hear in a minute.

Back in January, I wrote a big story for Fortune about the ongoing revolution in natural language processing.

From Fortune

One of the biggest barriers to the renewable energy revolution is working out how to store power when the sun doesn’t shine and the wind doesn’t blow.

Some experts insist that gene editing has the potential to spark a new food revolution.

What had been the greatest asset of the paperback revolution,” observes Rabinowitz, “became its greatest danger.

That Stone would slander the democratic, pro-Western, EuroMaidan revolution as a CIA coup is no surprise.

The New York governor was the foremost Democrat to stand athwart the Reagan Revolution.

In response, the April Revolution protests erupted in much of the country.

After the Iranian Revolution, discrimination took on a sectarian flavor.

All over the world the just claims of organized labor are intermingled with the underground conspiracy of social revolution.

He will tell you about the success he had in America; it quite makes up for the defeat of the British army in the Revolution.

He joined the army at the outbreak of the revolution, and continued in it until it was disbanded.

This may be called the first day of the revolution, although the object of the meeting was to prevent such a catastrophe.

Among the middle class there was a strong party which had accepted the doctrines of the French Revolution.


On this page you'll find 115 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to revolution, such as: coup, innovation, insurgency, mutiny, rebellion, and revolt.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.