Definition of February revolution
1. Noun. The revolution against the czarist government which led to the abdication of Nicholas II and the creation of a provisional government in March 1917.
Generic synonyms: Revolution
Geographical relationships: Russia, Soviet Union, Union Of Soviet Socialist Republics, Ussr
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Literary usage of February revolution
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1. World History, 1815-1920 by Eduard Fueter (1922)
"This panicky fear was still further increased by observing that the February Revolution had come into existence through a combination of Republicans and ..."
2. The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte by Karl Marx, Daniel De Leon (1907)
"The february revolution was a surprisal; old society was taken unawares; and the people proclaimed this political stroke a great historic act whereby the ..."
3. A General History of the Christian Era: For Catholic Colleges and Reading by Anthony Guggenberger (1913)
"The february revolution in France—The Second Republic and the Second Empire . ... The february revolution iu Germany and Austria, 1848 292 § 13. ..."