insurgente
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (insurrectionary)
a. insurgent
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
El grupo insurgente atacó al primer ministro porque no estaba de acuerdo con las medidas aprobadas.The insurgent group attacked the prime minister because they were against the passed measures.
b. rebel
El movimiento insurgente del país quiere derrocar la monarquía.The rebel movement in the country wants to overthrow the monarchy.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
2. (insurrectionary person)
a. insurgent
Los insurgentes atacaron con violencia a los manifestantes.The insurgents violently attacked the demonstrators.
b. rebel
El objetivo del gobierno es acabar con los insurgentes.The government's aim is to do away with the rebels.
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insurgente
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. insurgent
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insurgente
adjective
insurgent
los insurgentes mexicanos el ofrecimiento unilateral que le hicieron los insurgentes mexicanos de Chiapas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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