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mutiny
used in The Call of the Wild

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Definition
open rebellion against authority — especially by seamen or soldiers against their officers
  • Pike, who had been trembling abjectly, took heart at this open mutiny, and sprang upon his overthrown leader.
    Chapter 3 — The Dominant Primordial Beast (54% in)
  • In the days that followed, as Dawson grew closer and closer, Buck still continued to interfere between Spitz and the culprits; but he did it craftily, when Francois was not around, With the covert mutiny of Buck, a general insubordination sprang up and increased.
    Chapter 3 — The Dominant Primordial Beast (56% in)

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