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    upheaval - Dictionary definition and meaning for word upheaval

    (noun) a state of violent disturbance and disorder (as in politics or social conditions generally)
    Example Sentence
    • the industrial revolution was a period of great turbulence
    (noun) a violent disturbance
    Synonyms : convulsion , turmoil
    Example Sentence
    • the convulsions of the stock market
    (noun) (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
    Synonyms : uplift , upthrow , upthrust
    (noun) disturbance usually in protest
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for upheaval

UP+HILL...what happens when a hill goes up and down...it's a kind of VIOLENT DISRUPTION....

Due to the increasing heat in the atmosphere, a well of water dried up. This created chaos in its society.

god UP in HEAVen is confused and in chaos to see nature disaster by mankind

we go to heaven when evritn collapses

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