REvolutionary War Vocabulary
Terms in this set (10)
Freedom from being ruled by someone else
A colonist who wanted the American colonies independent from Britain
A well-trained volunteer soldier who was trained to fight against the British at a minute's notice.
A statement that announces an idea
To go against one's own government
A paid soldier in the continental army who fought the British army under leadership of George Washington
The name colonists gave to the British soldiers because of the color of their uniform.
A colonist who provided military information to the British
A colonist who was on the side of King George
Commander in Chief
The highest leader of the Continental Army. George Washington was chosen to fill this post by the 2nd Continental Congress.