What is another word for counterinsurgency?

33 synonyms found


[ k_ˈaʊ_n_t_ə_ɹ_ɪ_n_s_ˌɜː_dʒ_ə_n_s_ɪ], [ kˈa͡ʊntəɹɪnsˌɜːd͡ʒənsɪ], [ kˈa‍ʊntəɹɪnsˌɜːd‍ʒənsɪ]

Synonyms for Counterinsurgency:

counterinsurgency (noun) eastern poison oak (noun) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Counterinsurgency:

  1. urgency;
  2. insurgency, emergency;

Quotes for Counterinsurgency:

  1. You know as well as I do that counterinsurgency is a very nuanced type of military operation. John Abizaid.
  2. I think the central mission in Afghanistan right now is to protect the people, certainly, and that would be inclusive of everybody, and that in a, in an insurgency and a counterinsurgency that's really the center of gravity. Michael Mullen.
  3. Well, the oil, the oil spot, if you will, is a, is a term in counterinsurgency literature that connotes a peaceful area, secure area. So what you're trying to do is to always extend that, to push that out. David Petraeus.

Adjectives for Counterinsurgency:

  • successful,
  • major,
  • local,
  • various,
  • northeastern,
  • domestic,
  • modern,
  • major international,
  • international,
  • acceptable,
  • western,
  • ethiopian military,
  • military.