[ in-suh-rek-shuh-nahyz ]

verb (used with object),in·sur·rec·tion·ized, in·sur·rec·tion·iz·ing.
  1. to cause insurrection in (a country or the like).

  2. to rouse (a person, group, or people) to insurgent action.

Origin of insurrectionize

First recorded in 1815–25; insurrection + -ize
  • Also especially British, in·sur·rec·tion·ise .

Words Nearby insurrectionize Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024