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insurgency

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of insurgency

  1. open fighting against authority (as one's own government) <there always seems to be insurgency of some type in that troubled country> Synonyms insurgence, rebellion, insurrection, mutiny, outbreak, revolt, revolution, rising, uprisingRelated Words coup, coup d'état (or coup d'etat), overthrow; misprision, sedition, treachery, treason; sabotage, subversionNear Antonyms counterinsurgency, counterrevolution





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