What is another word for insurrectionists?
17 synonyms found
[ ɪnsəɹˈɛkʃənˌɪsts], [ ɪnsəɹˈɛkʃənˌɪsts], [ ɪ_n_s_ə_ɹ_ˈɛ_k_ʃ_ə_n_ˌɪ_s_t_s]
Insurrectionists are individuals or groups who attempt to overthrow or challenge the established authority. Synonyms for insurrectionists include rebels, revolutionaries, insurgents, mutineers, agitators, dissidents, and subversives. These terms refer to those who engage in acts of resistance or rebellion against the ruling power. Rebels and revolutionaries seek to overthrow the government, while insurgents and mutineers may challenge the authority within a specific organization or military unit. Agitators, dissidents, and subversives are individuals who seek to undermine the established order through protest, propaganda, and other forms of dissent. Whether they are fighting for social justice or political change, insurrectionists represent a challenge to the status quo and have the potential to spark significant political upheaval.