Crossword clues for insurrectionary
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Insurrectionary \In`sur*rec"tion*a*ry\, a. Pertaining to, or characterized by, insurrection; rebellious; seditious.
Their murderous insurrectionary system.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
1796 (adj.), 1893 (n.), from insurrection + -ary.
a. Pertaining to, or characterized by, insurrection.
adj. of or relating to or given to insurrection [syn: insurrectional]
Usage examples of "insurrectionary".
Generally speaking, passive resistance, unteachableness and obstinacy, but not insurrectionary energy, increase rapidly with age.
Or perhaps the insurrectionary sermons preached by the fiery hedge priest John Ball prior to the Peasants' Revolt in England in 1381 were indirectly to blame.