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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Speech, writing, or actions intended to encourage people to disobey a government.

Usage examples (39)
  • Acting violently against the government risks charge of sedition.
  • Regarding a couple of comments posted earlier, "sedition" is a null concept in the US, and has been since 1801.
  • The sedition is not necessarily in any sense territorial.
  • The charge of sedition is not so much as alluded to throughout this speech. for more
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