insurrectionary

[ in-suh-rek-shuh-ner-ee ]
/ ˌɪn səˈrɛk ʃəˌnɛr i /

adjective

of, relating to, or of the nature of insurrection.
given to or causing insurrection.

noun, plural in·sur·rec·tion·ar·ies.

a person who takes part in an insurrection; rebel; insurgent.

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Origin of insurrectionary

First recorded in 1790–1800; insurrection + -ary
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