from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of guerrilla.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Alternative spelling of guerrilla.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. See guerrilla.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See guerrilla, guerrillist.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
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Boykoff and Sand apply the term guerilla poetry to poetry in public space to see what happens when poetry reaches an audience that will be less predictable in its response.
The term guerilla warfare didn't come about until later -- early 19th century.
He still loves his country, still loves independence and home rule, is still carrying on what you call guerilla tactics; and this very summer made a special outburst of guerillaism in the British parliament itself in the very heart of London.
As a tribute to these foolhardy souls, WebUrbanist has put together their top 5 mishaps in guerilla marketing.
But the problem is and will continue to be the improvement in guerilla and/or terrorist techniques.
In which country was the FLN engaged in guerilla war with French forces from 1954 to 1962?
And can you envision a scenario that would not leave behind embittered relatives who would raise their boys to be the future “terrorists” or “insurgents”, battling in guerilla warfare, using suicide bombers, kidnapping and torturing individual Americans, or whatever else they could do to hurt us in the future?
No one medium is emphasized more than any other, as the program is open to interactive or other new media, street performance art, sculpture, something called "guerilla architecture" and "urban interventions."
There are even allegations that Hezbollah collaborates with Latin American guerilla movements.
Max Manus was a Norwegian resistance fighter - aka guerilla, saboteur, terrorist, hero, $insert_your_politically_correct_term - who fought for the Norwegian resistance movement during WW2.
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