Meaning of “sedition” in the English Dictionary

"sedition" in British English

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seditionnoun [ U ]

uk /sɪˈdɪʃ.ən/ us /səˈdɪʃ.ən/ formal
seditious
adjective uk /sɪˈdɪʃ.əs/ us /səˈdɪʃ.əs/

She was arrested after making a speech that the government considered to be seditious.

(Definition of “sedition” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sedition" in American English

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seditionnoun [ U ]

us /sɪˈdɪʃ·ən/

social studies language or behavior intended to persuade other people to oppose their government and change it, sometimes by using violence:

He himself was tried for sedition and sentenced to ten years in jail.
seditious
adjective us /sɪˈdɪʃ·əs/

(Definition of “sedition” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)