What is another word for war-independence?
3 synonyms found
[ wˈɔːɹˌɪndɪpˈɛndəns], [ wˈɔːɹˌɪndɪpˈɛndəns], [ w_ˈɔː_ɹ_ˌɪ_n_d_ɪ_p_ˈɛ_n_d_ə_n_s]
The word "war-independence" refers to a struggle or conflict fought in order to gain freedom from a ruling power or government. There are several synonyms that can be used to describe this type of historical event, such as revolution, uprising, rebellion, insurrection, or secession. A revolution typically involves a complete overthrow of the existing government and a change in the social and political order, while an uprising is a more spontaneous and localized form of resistance. A rebellion refers to a prolonged and organized effort to overthrow an established authority, while an insurrection involves a sudden and violent uprising against a government. Secession is the act of withdrawing from a larger political entity in order to establish an independent nation-state.