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Synonyms for Confederate

Synonyms for Confederate

one nation associated with another in a common cause

one who is united in a relationship with another

one who assists a lawbreaker in a wrongful or criminal act

to be formally associated, as by treaty

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a supporter of the Confederate States of America

someone who assists in a plot

a person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan)

form a group or unite

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form a confederation with

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of or having to do with the southern Confederacy during the American Civil War

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united in a confederacy or league

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The definition of a CONFEDERATE REPUBLIC seems simply to be "an assemblage of societies," or an association of two or more states into one state.
Yet Montesquieu, speaking of this association, says: "Were I to give a model of an excellent Confederate Republic, it would be that of Lycia.
They learned that the Confederate project had a very clearly defined scope for invading the North but was unable to execute it.
Under a white flag of truce, they were subsequently massacred by Confederate troops under the leadership of Nathan Bedford Forrest.
Doing and the Kimmicks shared their history lessons almost conversationally; explaining how women disguised themselves as men to serve as soldiers or how both Union and Confederate soldiers would converse before the battle, warning each other when officers were coming and telling them to take cover if they started firing.
In the past year, the issue of Confederate memorials and monuments has gripped the nation.
The notion that anyone who supports the preservation of Confederate monuments is a Nazi racist is ludicrous.
Charlottesville is hoping to follow the lead of other cities, including New Orleans, Louisiana, that recently took down Confederate monuments.
Geisenheyner reportedly hung the sign as a political statement because of the negative reactions neighbors have given him over his Confederate battle flag.
Balitimore [USA], Aug 16 ( ANI ): Confederate statues were removed in Maryland's Baltimore city on Wednesday following white nationalists rally to defend a downtown Confederate monuments turned deadly in Charlottesville.
Few know that many Confederate soldiers were swept away and drowned there in a valiant charge across a muddy rain-swollen river.
Not only did effective Confederate impressment policy sustain the Southern cause against mounting Northern aggression, it also led to black freedom.
Hughes, who served as a US Navy surface warfare officer and writes about naval history, draws on personal cruise journals, memoirs, official documents of postwar claims against Great Britain for supporting Confederate commerce raiders, the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies, and contemporary newspapers to tell the story of the Confederate officers who served on the CSS Shenandoah, a commerce raiding ship captained by James Waddell during the Civil War.
A Confederate Biography is the story of the CSS Shenandoah, a cruiser in service to the Confederate States during the American Civil War.
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