noun in·sur·gence \in-ˈsər-jən(t)s\

Definition of INSURGENCE

:  an act or the action of being insurgent :  insurrection

Examples of INSURGENCE

  1. <the insurgence eventually succeeded in undermining the corrupt dictatorship>

First Known Use of INSURGENCE



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July 05, 2015
bunkum Hear it
insincere or foolish talk
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