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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

Wikipedia

  1. Uprising

    Uprising is a song by the English rock band Muse. It was released on 7 September 2009 as the lead single from the band's fifth studio album, The Resistance (2009). The song was written by band member Matt Bellamy, produced by the band, and mixed by Spike Stent. "Uprising" peaked in the top 10 in seven countries. It was certified gold in the United Kingdom, gold in four countries, platinum in two countries, and double-platinum in the United States, making it Muse's best-selling single.

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  1. uprising

    An uprising refers to an act of resistance or rebellion, often by a group of people, against an established government, authority or any kind of control. It typically involves protests, strikes, or even violence with the aim of bringing about political, social or economic change.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uprisingnoun

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

  2. Uprisingnoun

    an insurrection; a popular revolt

Wikidata

  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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Numerology

  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. Nana Mensah:

    This is a very seismic moment, and someday I'm going to have a kid, and he or she or they are going to ask me what I did during the uprising of 2020, during the American spring.

  2. Dalia Abd El-Hameed:

    People are not being silenced, it's a time of social uprising in the whole world. We are not alone in this.

  3. Duwa Lashi La:

    We have to initiate a nationwide uprising in every village, town and city, in the entire country at the same time.

  4. 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.

  5. Amanda Gorman:

    The first bud of spring sings the other seeds into joining her uprising.

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    • A. abhor
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