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Dick believed from his gesture that he did not like the guerilla leader, or at least he hoped so.

No, he's Federal, Confederate or guerilla as it may suit his bloody ends.

His company was sent to break up a band of guerilla rancheros at Antigua.

These places have been occupied for some time past by Mosby's guerilla bands.

"It will be just the work to suit us," the guerilla chief said.

He did not at all correspond with Terence's ideas of a guerilla chief.

They are a corps of “Rangers”—the guerilla of the American army.

There was no splendor of pageant in the raid of the guerilla into the Cove.

Pillage is the great element in this species of guerilla warfare.

As yet the three travellers were ignorant that the place was blockaded by the guerilla of Arroyo.

WORD ORIGIN

variant of guerrilla (q.v.); cf. French guérilla.

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