from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One engaged in armed rebellion or resistance against an oppressive government.
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- 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)
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Now Obanak and the second Bajoran freedom fighter walked cautiously back to the holosuite’s door, their Cardassian phasers concealed beneath their tattered clothing.