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upheaval

US [ʌpˈhiv(ə)l]
UK [ʌpˈhiːv(ə)l]
  • n.动荡;剧变;激变;动乱
  • Web隆起;大变动;举起
Plural Form:upheavals  
upheaval
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剧变;激变;动乱;动荡a big change that causes a lot of confusion, worry and problems
the latest upheavals in the education system
最近教育制度上的种种变更
I can't face the upheaval of moving house again.
我无法忍受再次搬家的折腾。
a period of emotional upheaval
情绪波动很大的时期

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