from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One engaged in armed rebellion or resistance against an oppressive government.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person involved in armed conflict against an occupation, or oppressive government, etc.; a revolutionary, an insurgent, a rebel or insurrectionist.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)
Sorry, no etymologies found.