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There is no universal agreement on the definition of terrorism. Various legal systems and government agencies use different definitions. Moreover, governments ...

Terrorism | Define Terrorism at Dictionary.com

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Terrorism definition, the use of violence and threats to intimidate or coerce, especially for political purposes. See more.

Terrorist | Define Terrorist at Dictionary.com

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Terrorist definition, a person, usually a member of a group, who uses or advocates terrorism. See more.

Terrorism | Definition of Terrorism by Merriam-Webster

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the use of violent acts to frighten the people in an area as a way of trying to achieve a political goal. Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary. Examples: ...

Terrorism — FBI

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Definitions of Terrorism in U.S. Code. 18 U.S.C. § 2331 defines "international terrorism" and "domestic terrorism" for purposes of Chapter 113B of the U.S. Code, ...

terrorist - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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Terrorist has at its root the word "terror," which comes from the Latin word terrorem, meaning great fear. Great fear is exactly what terrorists hope to create so they ...

terrorism - definition of terrorism in English | Oxford Dictionaries

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Late 18th century (in reference to the rule of the Jacobin faction during the the period of the French Revolution known as the Terror): from French terrorisme, from ...

Terrorism - definition of terrorism by The Free Dictionary

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The use of violence or the threat of violence, especially against civilians, in the pursuit of political goals. American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language , ...

terrorist - definition of terrorist in English | Oxford Dictionaries

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Late 18th century: from French terroriste, from Latin terror (see terror). The word was originally applied to supporters of the Jacobins in the French Revolution, ...

How Do You Define Terrorism? - ABC News

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"No one definition of terrorism has gained universal acceptance," the State Department said in a report on world terrorism in 2000. The key elements to terrorism ...

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ter·ror·ist
[ter-er-ist]
NOUN
1.
a person, usually a member of a group, who uses or advocates terrorism.
2.
a person who terrorizes or frightens others.
3.
(formerly) a member of a political group in Russia aiming at the demoralization of the government by terror.
4.
an agent or partisan of the revolutionary tribunal during the Reign of Terror in France.
ADJECTIVE
5.
of, relating to, or characteristic of terrorism or terrorists: terrorist tactics.
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