Definitions for insurrectionˌɪn səˈrɛk ʃən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
in•sur•rec•tionˌɪn səˈrɛk ʃən(n.)(pl.)
an act or instance of rising in arms or open rebellion against an established government or authority.
Origin of insurrection:
1425–75; late ME < LL insurrēctiō
rebellion, insurrection, revolt, rising, uprising(noun)
organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another
An organized opposition to an authority; a mutiny; a rebellion
a rising against civil or political authority, or the established government; open and active opposition to the execution of law in a city or state
a rising in mass to oppose an enemy
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