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Detailed Translations for upheaval from English to Spanish


upheaval [the ~] noun

  1. the upheaval (commotion; sensation; shake up)
    el alboroto; la agitación; el revuelo
  2. the upheaval (desperation)
    la desesperación; la confusión
  3. the upheaval (revolution; turnover)
    la revolución

Translation Matrix for upheaval:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
agitación commotion; sensation; shake up; upheaval ado; agitation; argy-bargy; arousal; bustle; clamor; clamour; commotion; disturbance; fisticuffs; flow; fuss; highly strung; hubble-bubble; hubbub; hullabaloo; hurrying; hustle; hustle and bustle; incitement to; influx; instigation to; jittery; nervousness; noise; oscillation; pandemonium; racket; rebellion; revolt; riot; rush; sea; song and dance; spin; spinning dive; squabbling; squash; stampede; stir; stress; swell; swinging; to-do; trouble; tumult; tumultuousness; turbulence; turmoil; unrest
alboroto commotion; sensation; shake up; upheaval argy-bargy; bedlam; cabal; clamor; clamour; commotion; din; disorder; disturbance; fisticuffs; flow; fuss; howling; hubble-bubble; hubbub; hullabaloo; hum; influx; interference; movement; noise; oscillation; pandemonium; racket; rebellion; revolt; riot; roar; roaring; row; rumor; rumour; rumpus; rush; sea; sound; squabbling; squash; stampede; stir; swell; swinging; trouble; tumult; tumultuousness; uproar; yelling
confusión desperation; upheaval absence of order; bewilderment; caboodle; chaos; confusion; crisscross; disarray; disorder; hash; indeterminacy; mayhem; mess; muddle; perplexity; puzzlement; slip; slip of the tongue; tangle; vagueness
desesperación desperation; upheaval dejection; depression; depression of spirits; despair; desperation; despondency; melancholy
revolución revolution; turnover; upheaval curve; orbit; political revolution; revolution; rotation; swerve; turn
revuelo commotion; sensation; shake up; upheaval
- Sturm und Drang; agitation; convulsion; excitement; hullabaloo; turbulence; turmoil; uplift; upthrow; upthrust

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. process of being heaved upward, especially of the earth's crust
  2. sudden violent upset, disruption or convulsion