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insurrection

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˌɪnsərˈekʃən/
the use of force by a group of people to try to get control of a governmentActivism and pressure groupsTaking action against people in power
Translations of “insurrection”
in Chinese (Traditional) 起義,暴動,造反,叛亂…
in Russian восстание, мятеж…
in Turkish isyan, ihtilal, başkaldırı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 起义,暴动,造反,叛乱…
in Polish powstanie…
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