What does insurrection mean?

Definitions for insurrectionˌɪn səˈrɛk ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word insurrection.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rebellion, insurrection, revolt, rising, uprising(noun)

    organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another


  1. insurrection(Noun)

    An organized opposition to an authority; a mutiny; a rebellion

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insurrection(noun)

    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

  2. Insurrection(noun)

    a rising in mass to oppose an enemy

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Insurrection

    in-sur-rek′shun, n. a rising up or against: open and active opposition to the execution of the law: a rebellion.—adjs. Insurrec′tional, Insurrec′tionary.—n. Insurrec′tionist, one who favours or takes part in an insurrection. [L. insurrection-eminsurgĕre. See Insurgent.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insurrection in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insurrection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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