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upheaval

noun

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a violent disturbance (as of the political or social order)
  • the government can no longer control the social upheaval brought about by the collapse of the country's economy

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The first known use of upheaval was in 1838

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“Upheaval.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/upheaval. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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