Definition of 'civil disobedience'
Example sentences containing 'civil disobedience'
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This is the most vibrant and imaginative civil disobedience campaign in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They are channelling their anger into a campaign of civil disobedience. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Stop playing the poor downtrodden man and begin a campaign of civil disobedience. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He gave his support to a general strike and has called for a campaign of civil disobedience. The Sun (2014)But a campaign of civil disobedience. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A campaign of civil disobedience should do the trick. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He also called for a campaign of civil disobedience against Government's cuts. The Sun (2012)Environmental activists have embedded themselves in the villages around Heathrow and vowed to wage a long campaign of civil disobedience against the building of a third runway. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He said he did not know whether the monks would return to street protests, or to a more long-term civil disobedience campaign. Times, Sunday Times (2007)BRITAIN will be hit by a wave of protests, civil disobedience and strikes over cuts this year, a union chief has warned. The Sun (2011)
Definition of civil disobedience from the Collins English Dictionary
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