HyperDic: counterinsurgency

English > 1 sense of the word counterinsurgency:
NOUNactcounterinsurgency, pacificationactions taken by a government to defeat insurgency
counterinsurgency > pronunciation
Soundskaw.nerihnser'jhahnsiy; kaw.nterihnser'jhahnsiy
Rhymesabsorbency ... Yangtze: 255 rhymes with siy...
English > counterinsurgency: 1 sense > noun 1, act
Meaningactions taken by a government to defeat insurgency.
Synonympacification
Broaderconflict, struggle, battleAn open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals)
Spanishcontragolpe
Adjectivescounterinsurgentof or relating or characteristic of actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency

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