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What would be an official term for this in english?
And- rebellion, revolution, revolt
Last edited by Tdol; 25-Mar-2011 at 08:17.
If there's no violence, just an atmosphere of resentment and resistance, it's possible (in Br Eng, used by people with a memory of military discipline [as it was an offence in the army, even though the culprit hadn't 'done' anything]) to use the expression 'dumb insolence'.