Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

Word: sedition

Definition: conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious


Sentences Containing 'sedition'

They are more disposed to examine, and more capable of seeing through, the interested complaints of faction and sedition; and they are, upon that account, less apt to be misled into any wanton or unnecessary opposition to the measures of government.
He raises sedition in the city, who by irrational actions withdraws his own soul from that one and common soul of all rational creatures.

More Vocab Words

::: recumbent - reclining; lying down completely or in part
::: apothecary - druggist; pharmacist
::: boisterous - violent; rough; noisy
::: parity - equality; close resemblance; CF. disparate
::: primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
::: circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
::: hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
::: manifest - evident; visible; obvious; V: show plainly
::: resurrect - revive
::: detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment