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Detailed Translations for upheaval from English to Dutch


upheaval [the ~] noun

  1. the upheaval (commotion; sensation; shake up)
    de opschudding; de sensatie; de verwarring; het opzien
  2. the upheaval (desperation)
    de ontreddering
  3. the upheaval (revolution)
    de revolutie; de omverwerping
  4. the upheaval (revolution; turnover)

Translation Matrix for upheaval:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
omverwerping revolution; upheaval
ontreddering desperation; upheaval
opschudding commotion; sensation; shake up; upheaval bedlam; clamor; clamour; commotion; din; hubbub; hullabaloo; noise; pandemonium; racket; tumult; tumultuousness; uproar
opzien commotion; sensation; shake up; upheaval
plotselinge omwenteling revolution; turnover; upheaval
revolutie revolution; upheaval political revolution; revolution; rotation
sensatie commotion; sensation; shake up; upheaval feeling; perception; sensation; sensory perception
verwarring commotion; sensation; shake up; upheaval confusion; disorder
- Sturm und Drang; agitation; convulsion; excitement; hullabaloo; turbulence; turmoil; uplift; upthrow; upthrust
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
opzien be amazed; be astonished; be surprised

Related Words for "upheaval":

  • upheavals

Synonyms for "upheaval":

Related Definitions for "upheaval":

  1. disturbance usually in protest1
  2. (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)1
  3. a violent disturbance1
  4. a state of violent disturbance and disorder (as in politics or social conditions generally)1

Wiktionary Translations for upheaval:

  1. een reactie van schok, verbazing of afkeer op een daad of gebeurtenis

Cross Translation:
upheaval ommekeer Umbruch — folgenreicher (insbesondere gesellschaftlicher, technischer) Wandel, Umwälzung