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terrorismnoun [U]

us   /ˈter·əˌrɪz·əm/
social studies violent action for political purposes
terrorist
noun [C] us   /ˈter·ə·rəst/
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terrorismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈter.ər.ɪ.zəm/ us   /ˈter.ər.ɪ.zəm/
B2 (threats of) violent action for political purposes: Governments must cooperate if they are to fight/combat international terrorism. The bomb explosion was one of the worst acts of terrorism that the country had experienced in recent years.

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(Definition of terrorism from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “terrorism”
in Arabic إرْهاب…
in Korean 테러리즘…
in Portuguese terrorismo…
in Catalan terrorisme…
in Japanese テロリズム, テロ行為…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恐怖主义…
in Turkish terörizm…
in Russian терроризм…
in Chinese (Traditional) 恐怖主義…
in Italian terrorismo…
in Polish terroryzm…
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