insurrectionist

[ in-suh-rek-shuhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF insurrectionist
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He knew what it meant to refuse to enter the insurrectionist service after having once been notified.

Clarkson, who seems to have been the meekest and most patient of men, was stigmatized as an insurrectionist.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from Middle French insurrection, from Late Latin insurrectionem (nominative insurrectio) "a rising up," noun of action from past participle stem of insurgere "to rise up" (see insurgent).

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