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insurrection
used in The Mill on the Floss

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organized opposition to authority
  • The only great pleasure such a restriction suggested was the pleasure of breaking it, and Tom began to meditate an insurrectionary visit to the pond, about a field's length beyond the garden.
    1.10 -- Book 1 Chapter 10 -- Maggie Behaves Worse Than She Expected (25% in)

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