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Another word for sedition

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Noun
  1. Organized opposition intended to change or overthrow existing authority

    See also:

    resist

  2. Willful violation of allegiance to one's country

      1. (Now Rare) Betrayal of trust or faith; treachery
      2. The betrayal of allegiance toward one's own country, especially by committing hostile acts against it or aiding its enemies in committing such acts.
      3. Violation of the allegiance owed to one's sovereign or state; betrayal of one's country, specif., in the U.S. (as declared in the Constitution), consisting only in levying war against the U.S. or in giving aid and comfort to its enemies
      1. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
      2. The quality of being seditious.
    See also:

    trust

Another word for sedition

Noun
      1. The act or an instance of open revolt against civil authority or a constituted government.
      2. A rising up against established authority; rebellion; revolt
      1. Open rebellion against constituted authority, especially rebellion of sailors against superior officers.
      2. Revolt against and, often, forcible resistance to constituted authority; esp., rebellion of soldiers or sailors against their officers
      1. Any refusal to submit to or accept authority, custom, etc.
      2. A rising up against the government; rebellion; insurrection
      3. The state of a person or persons in rebellion:
      1. (Now Rare) Betrayal of trust or faith; treachery
      2. The betrayal of allegiance toward one's own country, especially by committing hostile acts against it or aiding its enemies in committing such acts.
      3. Violation of the allegiance owed to one's sovereign or state; betrayal of one's country, specif., in the U.S. (as declared in the Constitution), consisting only in levying war against the U.S. or in giving aid and comfort to its enemies