Guerilla - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ɡəˈrɪlə|
Brit.  |ɡəˈrɪlə|

noun

- a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment (syn: guerrilla, insurgent, irregular)

Examples

The guerrillas controlled half the country.

a series of pre-emptive strikes on guerilla bases

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