Definition of Terrorism. Meaning of Terrorism. Synonyms of Terrorism

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Terrorism. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Terrorism and, of course, Terrorism synonyms and on the right images related to the word Terrorism.

Definition of Terrorism

Terrorism
Terrorism Ter"ror*ism, n. [Cf. F. terrorisme.] The act of terrorizing, or state of being terrorized; a mode of government by terror or intimidation. --Jefferson.

Meaning of Terrorism from wikipedia

- Terrorism is, in the broadest sense, the use of intentional violence, generally against civilians, for political purposes. It is used in this regard primarily...
- The War on Terror, also known as the Global War on Terrorism, is an international military campaign that was launched by the United States government...
- use to combat or prevent terrorism. Counter-terrorism strategies include attempts to counter financing of terrorism. If terrorism is part of a broader insurgency...
- includes ethno-nationalist terrorism, religious terrorism, left wing terrorism and narco terrorism. A common definition of terrorism is the systematic use...
- Islamic terrorism, Islamist terrorism or radical Islamic terrorism are terrorist acts against civilians committed by violent Islamists who claim a religious...
- There is no universal agreement on the definition of terrorism. Various legal systems and government agencies use different definitions. Moreover, governments...
- Left-wing terrorism or Far-left terrorism (sometimes called Marxist–Leninist terrorism or revolutionary/left-wing terrorism) is terrorism meant to overthrow...
- is probably 2008's most active sponsor of terrorism". Until ****stan became a key ally in the War on Terrorism, the US Secretary of State included ****stan...
- The Global Terrorism Index (GTI) is a report published annually by the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), and was developed by IT entrepreneur and...
- State-sponsored terrorism is government support of violent non-state actors engaged in terrorism.[failed verification] Because of the pejorative nature...
Loading...