GRE Word List

INSURGENT

a person who revolts against civil authority or an established government

The meaning of the word insurgent is a person who revolts against civil authority or an established government.

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WordMeaning
adagea saying often in metaphorical form that typically embodies a common observation
negligibleso small or unimportant or of so little consequence as to warrant little or no attention : trifling
nominalof, relating to, or being a noun or a word or expression taking a noun construction
exhortto incite by argument or advice : urge strongly
compulsionan act of compelling
precincta part of a territory with definite bounds or functions often established for administrative purposes : district
invertto reverse in position, order, or relationship
sneakto go stealthily or furtively : slink
tribulationdistress or suffering resulting from oppression or persecution
panaceaa remedy for all ills or difficulties : cure-all