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English definition of “subversive”


adjective    /səbˈvɜr·sɪv/
tending to weaken or destroy an established political system , organization , or authority : The FBI had the duty of obtaining evidence of subversive activity . subvert    /səbˈvɜrt/ verb [T] fml The book describes the techniques that Hitler used to subvert democracy in the Weimar Republic .
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