Simple Definition of sedition
: the crime of saying, writing, or doing something that encourages people to disobey their government
Full Definition of sedition
: incitement of resistance to or insurrection against lawful authority
Examples of sedition in a sentence
The leaders of the group have been arrested and charged with sedition.
Rhymes with sedition
addition, admission, ambition, attrition, audition, beautician, clinician, cognition, coition, commission, condition, contrition, demission, dentition, dismission, Domitian, edition, emission, ethician, fruition, ignition, Kittitian, lenition, logician, magician, Mauritian, monition, mortician, munition, musician, nutrition, omission, optician, partition, patrician, perdition, permission, petition, Phoenician, physician, Politian, position, punition, remission, rendition, submission, suspicion, tactician, technician, tradition, transition, transmission, tuition, volition
Legal Definition of sedition
Origin of sedition
Latin seditio, literally, separation, from sed apart + itio act of going, from ire to go
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