Thesaurus

counterinsurgency

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of counterinsurgency

as in counterrevolution

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for counterinsurgency

Antonyms & Near Antonyms for counterinsurgency

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about counterinsurgency

Time Traveler for counterinsurgency

Time Traveler

The first known use of counterinsurgency was in 1962

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Counterinsurgency.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/counterinsurgency. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on counterinsurgency

Dictionary: Definition of counterinsurgency

Nglish: Translation of counterinsurgency for Spanish Speakers

Comments on counterinsurgency

What made you want to look up counterinsurgency? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

May 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a blooming wisteria tree
  • Which is a synonym of exiguous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!