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Meaning of TERRORISM

Pronunciation:  'teru`rizum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the systematic use of violence as a means to intimidate or coerce societies or governments
 

TERRORISM is a 9 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: coercion

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.



 

 

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