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English definition of “guerrilla”


noun [C] (also guerilla)     /ɡəˈrɪl.ə/
a member of an unofficial military group that is trying to change the government by making sudden, unexpected attacks on the official army forces: A small band of guerrillas has blown up a train in the mountains. guerrilla warfareActivism and pressure groupsTaking action against people in power
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