Definitions For Insurgent


  • A member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
  • A person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)
  • A person who fights against an established government or authority


  • In opposition to a civil authority or government

Is Insurgent a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Insurgent is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Insurgent in a Sentence

  • Insurgents are trying to gain control of the country's transportation system.
  • The government subjected the insurgents to the most inhuman torture imaginable
  • Any insurgent soldiers will be dealt with harshly

Synonyms for Insurgent

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