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noun as in bushfighter

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Obfuscation tactics are a sort of guerrilla warfare approach to the lack of privacy protections.

In the face of the military onslaught, Sharpe soon lost control of his followers, and what followed were weeks of guerrilla fighting, crop burning and executions of resisters.

From Ozy

Although the federal government now controls key towns in the region, the conflict still continues within its urban areas, with TPLF shifting to a guerrilla battle tactics.

From Quartz

He organized men from Jones, Jasper, Covington and Smith counties into a guerrilla band known as the Knight Company.

From Ozy

Newsjacking is one of the varieties of guerrilla marketing that provides unobtrusive advertising.

The company decided to use what Okochi calls “guerrilla marketing.”

It has been inaccessible for weeks as Israeli bombardment and troops try to take out heavy guerrilla resistance.

Guerrilla forces have been taking people hostage since warfare began.

The White House is leaning toward providing Ukraine with guerrilla-like arms such as IEDs, mortars, small arms and grenades.

Another plausible and perhaps less risky measure: help prepare Ukrainians for guerrilla war against an invading Russian force.

From the very first of the war their work was to help exterminate the guerrilla bands which infested the State.

The guerrilla loss he reported at fifty-two left dead on the field and one hundred and twenty-five wounded.

He is said to be making for Kirksville, where he expects to be joined by the guerrilla bands of northwestern Missouri.

With a groan and a curse the guerrilla chieftain yielded himself a prisoner.

The new day had hardly begun when the guerrilla hordes poured down on Foster's little army, confident of an easy victory.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to guerrilla, such as: commando, mercenary, terrorist, irregular, freedom fighter, and professional soldier.

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