Meaning & Definition of Terrorism in English
1. The calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature
- This is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
- act of terrorism,
- terrorist act
Examples of using
It's difficult to give an objective definition of terrorism, as it is practically different in every country.
The government is determined to put an end to terrorism.