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Noun: insurrectionist  ,in-su'rek-shun-ist
  1. A person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)
    "a lying traitorous insurrectionist";
    - insurgent, freedom fighter, rebel

Derived forms: insurrectionists

Type of: crusader, meliorist, reformer, reformist, revolutionary, revolutionist, social reformer, subversive, subverter

Encyclopedia: Insurrectionist