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Definitions for uprising
ˈʌpˌraɪ zɪŋ, ʌpˈraɪ zɪŋup·ris·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rebellion, insurrection, revolt, rising, uprisingnoun

    organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another

Wiktionary

  1. uprisingnoun

    a popular revolt that attempts to overthrow a government or its policies; an insurgency or insurrection

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uprisingnoun

    act of rising; also, a steep place; an ascent

  2. Uprisingnoun

    an insurrection; a popular revolt

Freebase

  1. Uprising

    Uprising is a 1980 reggae album by Bob Marley & The Wailers. As Marley died the following year, Uprising was to become the final studio album to be released during his lifetime. This album is one of Marley's most directly religious, with nearly every song addressing his Rastafarian beliefs, culminating in the acoustic folk classic, "Redemption Song". Uprising peaked at #41 on Billboard's Black Albums chart, and #45 on the Pop Albums chart. "Could You Be Loved" was #6 and #56 respectively on the Club Play Singles and Black Singles charts. The album fared better in the UK where it was a top ten hit along with the single "Could You Be Loved" which reached number 5 in the UK singles charts.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uprising in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uprising in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of uprising in a Sentence

  1. Haseb Sediqi:

    The terrorists have very important goals in Dangam, such as establishing permanent bases or transferring their bases from the other side of the border, crushing the local people's uprising and of course creating problems for Afghan security forces.

  2. Tom Malinowski:

    This is a genuine popular democratic uprising, it's not led by the United States. But we should not be saying things from Washington that create even the slightest impression to the contrary.

  3. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    How great is You ! , O' uprising of Soul.

  4. Hamza Abu Shanab:

    Hamas's strategy is to spark an intifada in the West Bank and it has sought to do so by every possible means, it has pumped money in and restructured its ranks there to prepare for an uprising.

  5. Reggie Walton:

    Why should I believe, if there's some type of uprising again in response to what is still being said by the former President, why should I believe they won't join in again ?

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    the transportation of people (as a family or colony) to a new settlement (as after an upheaval of some kind)
    • A. empire
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