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1. insurrection

noun. ['ˌɪnsɝˈɛkʃən'] organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another.

Synonyms

  • intifadah
  • insurgence
  • insurgency
  • rebellion
  • mutiny
  • rising
  • uprising
  • conflict
  • intifada
  • battle
  • revolt

Antonyms

  • defend
  • fall
  • descending
  • falling

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Rhymes with Insurrection

  • overprotection
  • introspection
  • interconnection
  • circumspection
  • reinspection
  • predilection
  • disinfection
  • disconnection
  • recollection
  • preelection
  • interjection
  • imperfection
  • disaffection
  • resurrection
  • reflection
  • reelection
  • redirection
  • projection
  • intersection
  • inspection
  • inflection
  • convection
  • confection
  • complexion
  • selection
  • rejection
  • protection
  • perfection
  • objection
  • injection

How do you pronounce insurrection?

Pronounce insurrection as ˌɪnsərˈɛkʃən.

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Sentences with insurrection


1. Noun, singular or mass
Lincoln held that attempts to secede would be viewed as insurrection.

Quotes about insurrection


1. Insurrection is an art, and like all arts has its own laws.
- Leon Trotsky

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