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subversiveadjective

uk   /səbˈvɜː.sɪv/  us   /səbˈvɝː.sɪv/ formal
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subversiveadjective

 us   /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
verb [T]  us   /səbˈvɜrt/
fml The book describes the techniques that Hitler used to subvert democracy in the Weimar Republic.
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