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Adjective
In opposition to official policy
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“Trenchard was able to offer his small and relatively inexpensive force as a cost-effective way to keep dissident colonials in check.”
Adjective
Relating to or denoting the secret activities of people working to subvert an established order
Adjective
Seeking or intended to subvert an established system or institution
Adjective
Rebellious in nature
Adjective
Not loyal, without loyalty
Adjective
Contrary to what is usual, traditional, or accepted; not orthodox
Adjective
Antagonistic
Adjective
Antagonistic or hostile
Adjective
Perversely inclined to disagree or to do the opposite of what is expected or desired
Adjective
Not fitting or appropriate
Adjective
Rigidly following the doctrines of a sect or other group
Noun
A person who opposes official policy, especially that of an authoritarian state
“A dissident who had been jailed by a military regime.”
Noun
A person believing in or practising religious heresy
Noun
A person who attacks or criticizes cherished beliefs or institutions
Noun
A person who is dissatisfied and rebellious
Noun
A person who deserts and betrays an organization, country, or set of principles
Noun
Person who disturbs, causes trouble
Noun
Person who is foreign to something
Noun
One that takes a position opposite another in a competition or conflict
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