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  Words related to insurgent

Related / Similar Words: guerrilla, guerilla, irregular, insurrectionist, freedom fighter, rebel, seditious, subversive

 

Definition:
  • a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment;
  • a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions);
  • in opposition to a civil authority or government;

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    Hyponyms: Maquis, Maquisard, urban guerrilla, mutineer, Young Turk, Turner, Nat Turner, Vesey, Denmark Vesey, Wallace, Sir William Wallace

     

    Member Meronyms: guerrilla force, guerilla force

     

    Derivational Morphology: rebel, arise, rise, rise up

     

    Language Translations:
    Arabic: ‏متمرد   Bulgarian: метежник  
    Croatian: pobunjenik   Dutch: opstandeling  
    Finnish: kapinallinen   French: insurgé  
    German: Aufständischer   Greek: αντάρτης  
    Hebrew: מתקומם   Hungarian: felkelő  
    Indonesian: pendurhaka   Italian: insorto  
    Japanese: 謀叛人   Korean: 반역자  
    Latin: rebellis   Polish: rebeliant  
    Portuguese: insurgente   Russian: мятежник  
    Serbian: побуњеник   Spanish: insurgente  
    Turkish: isyancı   Ukrainian: повстанець  
    Vietnamese: người khởi nghĩa  
     
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