I. WORDS EXPRESSING ABSTRACT RELATIONS

VII. CHANGE

1. SIMPLE CHANGE

[Sudden or violent change] Revolution.

[Nouns] revolution, bouleversement, subversion, break up; destruction [more]; sudden change, radical change, sweeping organic change; change of state, phase change; quantum leap, quantum jump; clean sweep, coup d'etat, counter revolution.

jump, leap, plunge, jerk, start, transilience; explosion; spasm, convulsion, throe, revulsion; storm, earthquake, cataclysm.

legerdemain (trick) [more].

[Verbs] revolutionize; new model, remodel, recast; strike out something new, break with the past; change the face of, unsex.

[Adjectives] unrecognizable; revolutionary.

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