Definition Of mutiny

verb

an open rebellion against the proper authorities, especially by soldiers or sailors against their officers.

a mutiny by those manning the weapons could trigger a global war

refuse to obey the orders of a person in authority.

Meanwhile, units of the army mutinied , civil war broke out, cities and villages rose in revolt and Afghanistan began to slip away from Moscow's control and influence.

Example Of mutiny

  • mutiny at sea

  • a mutiny by those manning the weapons could trigger a global war

  • A British success would have gone someway to improving the morale of the French army that had mutinied in that year - an ally supporting an ally.

  • After France cut back on economic aid and withdrew its troops in the mid-1990s, there has been a series of army mutinies and coup attempts.

  • All the fundamental issues that gave rise to both the student-led protest and the military mutiny remain.


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