Synonyms of 'subversion'
He was arrested on charges of subversion.
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An insurrection is violent action that is taken by a large group of people against the rulers of their country, usually in order to remove them from office.
They were plotting to stage an armed insurrection.
A mutiny is a refusal by people, usually soldiers or sailors, to continue obeying a person in authority.
A series of mutinies in the armed forces destabilized the regime.
Thesaurus for subversion from the Collins English Thesaurus
Subversion is the attempt to weaken or destroy a political system or a government.