subversive

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subversive /səbˈvɚsɪv/ adjective
subversive
/səbˈvɚsɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of SUBVERSIVE
[more subversive; most subversive]
: secretly trying to ruin or destroy a government, political system, etc.
: criticizing something in a clever and indirect way in order to make it weaker or less effective

— subversive

noun, plural subversives [count]

— subversively

adverb

— subversiveness

noun [noncount]
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