Synonyms and Antonyms of insurrection

  1. open fighting against authority (as one's own government) <the famous insurrection of the slaves in ancient Rome under Spartacus> Synonyms insurgence, insurgency, rebellion, 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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