insurgent

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From Latin īnsurgentem, accusative singular of īnsurgēns, present active participle of īnsurgō ‎(I rise up against, revolt), from in ‎(against) + surgō ‎(I rise), itself from sub ‎(up from below) + regō ‎(I guide, direct, rule, govern, administer), from Proto-Indo-European *reg- ‎(to move in a straight line, to rule, guide, lead straight, put right).

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insurgent ‎(not comparable)

  1. Rebellious, opposing authority.
    • Motley
      The insurgent provinces.

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insurgent ‎(plural insurgents)

  1. one of several people who take up arms against the local state authority; a participant in insurgency

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin īnsurgentem.

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insurgent m ‎(plural insurgents)

  1. insurgent

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insurgent m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural insurgents)

  1. insurgent

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