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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An organized rebellion aimed at overthrowing a constituted government through the use of subversion and armed conflict.

Usage examples (34)
  • The big deal with the insurgency is they have to keep doing things that can get them killed.
  • "Most worrisome, the insurgency is getting larger."
  • Only 4-10% of the insurgency is considered foreign.
  • The insurgency is getting stronger and more lethal. for more
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