insurrectional insurrectional

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or given to insurrection

Usage(s):

  1. All that, he says, increases the allure and utility of insurrectional action and pushes the limits of dramatic protest over time.
  2. That's due in part to lingering French admiration and respect for insurrectional and revolutionary movements, and a national inclination toward stroppiness.
  3. His great-grandfather was a revolutionary who fought the 1920s dictatorship of Juan Vincente Gomez, and Chavez imbibed his family's insurrectional legends before he joined the army.

Quotes

  • "The statement made by the so-called Minister of Justice is invalid as it is the product of an insurrectional, illegal government, and contrary to the constitution of Madagascar," Ravalomanana said in a written statement.
    on Jun 5, 2009 By: Marc Ravalomanana Source: Reuters

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