from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The action or an instance of rebellion; an insurrection.
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- n. An uprising or rebellion; an insurrection
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A state of insurrection; an uprising; an insurrection.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as insurgency.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an organized rebellion aimed at overthrowing a constituted government through the use of subversion and armed conflict
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Though a counter-culture insurgence is brewing below America's surface, why can't we take a moment to pause and focus on creating universal opportunity for all Americans, eliminating the digital divide that currently exists along social and economic lines in our country, and helping all our people learn how to harness the power of the Internet to transform their lives?
When the Che’s of the world find and interact with each other – public opinion insurgence is but moments away.
Another eight described as insurgence were killed when they fired on the convoy.
"Islamists in Eritrea but the National Somali insurgence, which is a most rightful act that perfectly abide by the Principle and Ideals of America's Founding Fathers". .....
What's going on in Afghanistan is an 'insurgence'.
I know, I know -- that's what Dick Cheney said about a certain "insurgence" two or three years ago ....
God that they became involved in ignorant fanaticism and blameworthy practices such as insurgence and sedition.
Mr Rudd has described the action as an "insurgence" by Israeli ground forces.
Under the graying autumn skies of the eastern coast of Nova Scotia, Canada -- my home province -- we are given a haunting glimpse into one man's torment of watching his friend succumb to the loss of a great love and the insurgence of an ancient evil.
And while it's the second year that the number of registrants for Interactive exceeded those for Music, the insurgence of music fans into Austin reached record highs.