Glorious Revolution


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Glorious Revolution: American Revolution
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for Glorious Revolution

the revolution against James II

References in periodicals archive ?
The American rejoinder was that most of the colonies had been settled and chartered before the Glorious Revolution as part of an extended multiple monarchy that included Ireland, Scotland, and various other locales that were not directly governed by the English Parliament.
This is not surprising, as Kay's very first sentence in the book, in the Preface, is: "I came to the study of the Glorious Revolution of 1688-89 from the study of constitutional law" (p.
These are two important books that focus on what for many years was the less studied political upheaval of Britain's seventeenth century: the so-called Glorious Revolution of 1688-89.
The Glorious Revolution was not the replacement of autocracy and religious repression by freedom and toleration, but the replacement of unlimited freedom of religion by limited and grudging freedom.
The appointment of Professor Azziman to this post, the statement said, falls within the implementation of the royal decision contained in the speech addressed by the Sovereign to the Nation on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Glorious Revolution of the King and the People, which provides for setting motion the Higher Council for Education with its current composition, pending the adoption of the legal texts relating to the new Higher Council for Education, Training and Scientific Research in accordance with the transitional provisions stated in the Constitution.
President and founder of Al-Mahabba movement, Mohamed Hechmi Hamdi, denounced all those who are behind this cowardly and heinous crime", considering the author of this act as "enemy of Tunisia, of its people and its glorious revolution of December 17, 2010.
He saluted the Egyptian people "for correcting on June 30 the path of this glorious revolution," in reference to protests that saw millions take to the streets to demand the resignation of the Islamist president.
Making toleration; the repealers and the Glorious Revolution.
Children aged seven to 11 "should be taught about key dates, events and significant individuals" from the Stone Age to the Glorious Revolution.
Among the topics which could be thrown at them in the 24-question test are the importance of poetry and drama in the Elizabethan period, how the glorious revolution happened, the effects of the Black Death and how life in Britain changed in the 1960s and 1970s.
One of the goals of the glorious Revolution of the Islamic Republic of Iran was the improvement of women's genuine position and standing in the society, and we can witness its materialization after 32 years," Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi said, addressing the third meeting of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) female ministers in Tehran in 2010.
I pay tribute to this glorious revolution and pledge to be faithful to its call for justice and freedom.
He also appealed to the NTC "to move forward to complete the process of democratic transformation to achieve the objectives of the glorious revolution of the Libyan people.
Mr Ihsanoglu also appealed to the NTC "to move forward to complete the process of democratic transformation to achieve the objectives of the glorious revolution of the Libyan people.
The Sudanese people should talk of the October 21st, 1964 Glorious Revolution with pride.