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insurgent
American English: /ɪnˈsərdʒ(ə)nt/
British English: /ɪnˈsəːdʒ(ə)nt/

Translation of insurgent in Spanish:

adjective

  • [formal]
    insurgente [formal]
    sublevado
    Example sentences
    • Taking a page out of the tactics of Anglo-American imperialism in Italy, the Stalinist bureaucracy leaves the insurgent proletariat to be crushed by the retreating Nazis.
    • No, I do not remember any crimes being committed, other than the work of terrorist organisations and insurgent forces.
    • But the turning point of the film, the Warsaw Ghetto uprising where 40,000 insurgent Jews held off the Nazis for almost a month with few weapons, is watched from a distance.

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