|sedition [ si-DISH-uh’ n ]|
|[ noun ]|
|rebellion or incitement against an authority or a government|
|USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :|
|He was arrested on charges of sedition.|
|USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :|
Malaysian authorities charged three ethnic Indian activists with sedition yesterday in an apparent bid to stop a rally in support of a lawsuit that holds the British responsible for the Indians' economic woes.