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upheaval

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Synonyms and Antonyms of upheaval

  1. 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 Synonyms of upheaval bouleversement, cataclysm, earthquake, paroxysm, storm, tempest, tumult, convulsion, uproarWords Related to upheaval insurgency, insurrection, mutiny, overthrow, overturn, rebellion, revolt, revolution, subversion, unrest, uprising, upset; fit, seizure, spasm; eruption, flare-up, outbreak, outburst; bluster, bobbery, bustle, coil, commotion, furor, furore, fuss, hubbub, hullabaloo, hurly-burly, pandemonium, rout, row, ruckus, ruction, rumpus, shindy, squall, stew, stir, to-do, turmoil, welter, williwaw; quaking, rocking, shaking, trembling



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