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revolution
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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the computer revolution
Definition
dramatic change — sometimes violent overthrow of a government
  • The subject was the socialist revolutionaries who were at that time persecuted.
    Book 2 — An Unfortunate Gathering (57% in)

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  • Raw material for revolution, however, when the time comes.
    Book 3 — The Sensualists (59% in)
  • He had known Proudhon and Bakunin personally, and in his declining years was very fond of describing the three days of the Paris Revolution of February 1848, hinting that he himself had almost taken part in the fighting on the barricades.
    Book 1 — The History Of A Family (14% in)
  • It came to pass that, settling permanently in Paris he, too, forgot the child, especially when the Revolution of February broke out, making an impression on his mind that he remembered all the rest of his life.
    Book 1 — The History Of A Family (17% in)
  • For revolution?
    Book 3 — The Sensualists (59% in)

There are no more uses of "revolution" in The Brothers Karamazov.

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