Gaspin stressed in his comments that NBC wanted to stick with Leno at 10 p.m. for a year but was facing a revolt from affiliates.
After decades of oppression and state-sanctioned violence, some Armenians did revolt against the Ottoman state during the war.
Will they be mad enough to revolt against their president when the final roll is called?
They see the ISIS uprising as part of a general Sunni revolt.
Boehner is trying to figure out what he can get, and what members of his caucus will accept without staging a revolt.
Undoubtedly since the revolt of the duodenum her grip of him had sensibly tightened.
Injustice has always roused me to revolt, and injustice was certainly having its fling.
Some thought it a revolt; others were of opinion it was a revolution.
There was not a word of gratitude to this man, not a murmur of vengeance nor of revolt.
Philip realized that William was the soul of the revolt and that without him it might not improbably have been put down.
1550s, from Middle French révolte (c.1500), back formation from revolter (see revolt (v.)), or else from Italian rivolta.