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Daemon
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seditious

(adjective) In opposition to a civil authority or government.

Synonyms: insurgent, subversive

Usage: In an attempt to discourage rebellion, the dictator announced that anyone found in possession of seditious literature would be executed.
Ashwin Vemuri
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seditious

(adjective) In opposition to a civil authority or government.

Synonyms: insurgent, subversive

Usage: In an attempt to discourage rebellion, the dictator announced that anyone found in possession of seditious literature would be executed.
taurine
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Was it not James’s place of refuge, when the mob, inflamed by a seditious preacher, broke, forth, on him with the cries of ‘The sword of the Lord and of Gideon — bring forth the wicked Haman?

— Sir Walter Scott, The Heart of Midlothian, Introductory
Adyl Mouhei
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Seditious sentence examples:

-For the first year of his term of office he kept seditious attempts in check, but discontent grew apace.

-It was not, however, till late in the session of 1794 that ministers laid before parliament any evidence of seditious practices.

-He was imprisoned for seditious libel in 1840, and after his release became prominent for his attack on John Bright, and the anti-corn-law league.



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taurine
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From this it was easy to see that multitudes of nobles would fly to the insurgent squadrons and form an important force, which it would be difficult to resist in unfortified Kyedani, especially since not every regiment which Radzivill had at hand could be relied on with certainty.

— Henryk Sienkiewicz, The Deluge, Volume I, Chapter XVIII
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(adjective) In opposition to a civil authority or government.

Synonyms: insurgent, subversive

Usage: In an attempt to discourage rebellion, the dictator announced that anyone found in possession of seditious literature would be executed.
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