Thesaurus / subversion
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If running for office and trying to win elections means subversion, it is clear that the NSL is aimed at the total subjugation of Hong Kong people.
HONG KONG ARRESTS AMERICAN LAWYER IN LATEST ROUND-UP OF OPPOSITION FIGURESCLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERJANUARY 6, 2021FORTUNE
The new security legislation punishes those accused of vaguely defined crimes like secession and subversion, and gives police vastly expanded powers to surveil and investigate.
A CULTURAL REVOLUTION 2.0 IS SWEEPING THROUGH HONG KONG’S OFFICES AND SCHOOLSMARY HUIJULY 22, 2020QUARTZ
The Hong Kong government, meanwhile, said it has launched an investigation into whether the primaries could amount to an act of subversion—a crime punishable by up to life imprisonment under the national security law.
Therefore, the logical place to look for subversion is in the slums.
THE STATUS CIVILIZATIONROBERT SHECKLEY
What, but its subversion, its disseverment, by its own internal antagonism?
THE RIGHT OF AMERICAN SLAVERYTRUE WORTHY HOIT
Such therefore was the state of learning before the subversion of the Western Empire.
That is a ground of real difference to a certain extent; but it is not a sufficient ground for the subversion of justice.
CALEB WILLIAMSWILLIAM GODWIN
And now this dogma of my early days found its complete subversion, for these were not only dead, but as Gen. Jno.
UNDER THE STARS AND BARSWALTER A. CLARK
WORDS RELATED TO SUBVERSION
- bad luck
- bad omen
- faux pas
- last straw
- wiping out
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