Examples of mutineer in a Sentence
the mutineers were captured after they turned to piracy on the open seas
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The mutineers who have taken over the strangest house in Game of Thrones history also turn Craster's daughters into their property.
In the story's climactic flashback to the event, the mutineers are forced to quickly massacre the crew when their stash of guns is discovered by the ship's doctor.
The discovery of a cache of weapons by the mutinous soldiers on May 15 in a house allegedly owned by Soro’s head of protocol, Souleymane Kamarate Kone, fueled suspicions that Soro was backing the mutineers.
Henderson is one of the four-island Pitcairn Group, a cluster of small islands whose namesake is famed as the home to the descendants of the HMS Bounty’s mutineers.
Sergeant Kone said the mutineers were also active in Man, near the western border with Liberia, and Bondoukou in the east.
Hundreds of people gathered for a rally against the revolt close to the military headquarters in Abidjan, which was still being held by the mutineers.
A Reuters witness saw three pickup trucks carrying elite Republican Guard troops, who fired warning shots that pushed the mutineers back inside the military compound.
For 43 years after the extradition of Robbins, not one person, citizen or alien, would be surrendered by the federal government to another country, including other mutineers from the Hermione.
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First Known Use of mutineer
Synonymsinsurgent, insurrectionary, insurrectionist, rebel, red, revolter, revolutionary, revolutionist
Related Wordschallenger, defier, insubordinate, oppositionist, recusant, refuser, resistant, resister; anarch, anarchist; discontent, extremist, malcontent, radical
Near Antonymsloyalist, patriot, supporter; counterinsurgent, counterrevolutionary, counterrevolutionist
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: a person who is involved in a mutiny
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