Definition of Uprising. Meaning of Uprising. Synonyms of Uprising

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Definition of Uprising

Uprising
Uprising Up*ris"ing, n. 1. Act of rising; also, a steep place; an ascent. ``The steep uprising of the hill.' --Shak. 2. An insurrection; a popular revolt. --J. P. Peters.

Meaning of Uprising from wikipedia

- Rebellion, uprising, or insurrection is a refusal of obedience or order. It refers to the open resistance against the orders of an established authority...
- The Gwangju Uprising was a po****r uprising in the city of Gwangju, South Korea, from May 18 to May 27, 1980, which pitted local, armed citizens against...
- The Warsaw Uprising (Polish: powstanie warszawskie; German: Warschauer Aufstand) was a major World War II operation, in the summer of 1944, by the Polish...
- The January Uprising (Polish: powstanie styczniowe; Lithuanian: 1863 metų sukilimas; Russian: Польское восстание; Belarusian: Паўстанне 1863—1864 гадоў)...
- The Jeju uprising, known in South Korea as the Jeju April 3 incident (Korean: 제주 4·3 사건), was an uprising that occurred on Jeju Island from April 1948...
- The 8888 Uprising (Burmese: ၈၈၈၈ အရေးအခင်း), also known as the People Power Uprising and the 1988 Uprising, was a series of nationwide protests, marches...
- Uprising is a synonym for rebellion. Uprising may also refer to: 2011 Libyan Civil War, which started as an uprising Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Jewish insurgency...
- The Soweto uprising was a series of demonstrations and protests led by black school children in South Africa that began on the morning of 16 June 1976...
- The Wuchang Uprising was an armed rebellion against the ruling Qing dynasty that took place in Wuchang (now Wuchang District of Wuhan), Hubei, China on...
- Naxalbari uprising was an armed peasant revolt in 1967 in the Naxalbari block of the Siliguri subdivision in Darjeeling district, West Bengal, India. It...