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1. sedition

noun. ['sɪˈdɪʃən'] an illegal action inciting resistance to lawful authority and tending to cause the disruption or overthrow of the government.

Synonyms

  • infringement
  • violation
  • misdemeanor
  • misdemeanour

Etymology

  • seditio (Latin)
  • itio (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word sedition


1. Noun, singular or mass
While not all acts of sedition are legal, being seditious does not automatically make them illegal.

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