amotinar

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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to incite to rebellion)
a. to incite to riot
El empleado descontento amotinó a sus colegas para exigir justicia.The unhappy employee incited his colleagues to riot to demand justice.
2. (military)
a. to incite to mutiny
Stevens amotinó al resto de los marineros en contra del oficial.Stevens incited the rest of the sailors to mutiny against the officer.
amotinarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
pronominal verb
3. (to revolt)
a. to riot
Los presos se amotinaron y una decena de guardias resultaron heridos.The prisoners rioted and about ten guards were injured.
b. to rise up
Un grupo de manifestantes se amotinó para exigir mejores condiciones laborales.A group of protesters rose up to demand better working conditions.
c. to rebel
Los universitarios que se amotinaron fueron reprimidos por el gobierno.The university students who rebelled were repressed by the government.
4. (military)
a. to mutiny
Los soldados se amotinaron para exigir sus pagos retrasados.The soldiers mutinied to demand their late payments.
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amotinar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (a subordinados)
a. to incite to riot
2. (a marineros)
a. to incite to mutiny
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
pronominal verb
3. (subordinados)
a. to riot
4. (marineros)
a. to mutiny
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amotinar
transitive verb
to incite to riot/mutiny etc
pronominal verb
amotinarse (causar disturbios) to riot; (Política) to rise up; (Mil) (Náutica) to mutiny;
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