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See definition of counterinsurgency on Dictionary.com
  • as inrevenge
  • as inwarfare

synonyms for counterinsurgency

  • attack
  • reprisal
  • retribution
  • vengeance
  • animus
  • avenging
  • counterblow
  • counterplay
  • fight
  • malevolence
  • rancor
  • repayment
  • requital
  • return
  • ruthlessness
  • satisfaction
  • sortie
  • spitefulness
  • vengefulness
  • vindictiveness
  • avengment
  • eye for an eye
  • getting even
  • ill will
  • implacability
  • measure for measure
  • tit for tat

antonyms for counterinsurgency

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  • forgiveness
  • pardon
  • sympathy
  • ceasefire
  • peace
  • surrender
  • truce
  • harmony
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How to use counterinsurgency in a sentence

Instead, nearly all wars now are civil wars, complex arenas of counterinsurgency and terrorism.
'MAJOR AMERICAN FAILURE.’ A POLITICAL SCIENTIST ON WHY THE U.S. LOST IN AFGHANISTANPHILIP ELLIOTTAUGUST 18, 2021TIME
The former Princeton University undergraduate and Afghanistan counterinsurgency instructor said, to the mirth of his co-hosts, that he hadn’t washed his hands in a decade.
WHY MISINFORMATION IS ABOUT WHO YOU TRUST, NOT WHAT YOU THINK - ISSUE 100: OUTSIDERSBRIAN GALLAGHER & KEVIN BERGERMAY 26, 2021NAUTILUS
There were some good places to fight a counterinsurgency campaign in Afghanistan, I would argue, but the Pech Valley surely wasn’t one of them.
AMERICAN TROOPS FOUGHT HARD IN AFGHANISTAN’S PECH VALLEY. BUT WHY?ANDREW EXUMMARCH 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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