Rebel, Reb, Johnny Reb, Johnny, greyback(noun)
`Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms
insurgent, insurrectionist, freedom fighter, rebel(noun)
a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)
someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action
rebel, arise, rise, rise up(verb)
take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
break with established customs
a Confederate soldier
Origin: From rebeller, from rebello, from re- + bello.
pertaining to rebels or rebellion; acting in revolt; rebellious; as, rebel troops
one who rebels
to renounce, and resist by force, the authority of the ruler or government to which one owes obedience. See Rebellion
to be disobedient to authority; to assume a hostile or insubordinate attitude; to revolt
Origin: [F. rebeller, fr. L. rebellare to make war again; pref. re- again + bellare to make war, fr. bellum war. See Bellicose, and cf. Revel to carouse.]
Rebel is a musical group founded by Igors Novikovs.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
reb′el, n. one who rebels.—adj. rebellious.—v.i. (re-bel′) to renounce the authority of the laws and government to which one owes allegiance, or to take up arms and openly oppose them: to oppose any lawful authority:—pr.p. rebel′ling; pa.t. and pa.p. rebelled′.—n. Rebel′ler, one who rebels: a rebel.—adj. Reb′el-like (Shak.), like a rebel.—n. Rebell′ion, act of rebelling: open opposition to lawful authority: revolt: the Great Rebellion in England from 1642 to 1660: the American civil war of 1861-65.—adj. Rebell′ious, engaged in rebellion: characteristic of a rebel or rebellion: (of things) refractory.—adv. Rebell′iously, in a rebellious manner: in opposition to lawful authority.—n. Rebell′iousness.—adj. Reb′elly, rebellious. [Fr. rebelle—L. rebellis, insurgent—re-, again, bellum, war.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'REBEL' in Nouns Frequency: #1808
The numerical value of REBEL in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of REBEL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We don't arm up and rebel.
What is a rebel A man who says no.
Solitude is the rebel of the freedom.
As reason is a rebel to faith, so passion is a rebel to reason.
The public might rebel if they think she is being treated unfairly.
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Translations for REBEL
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- متمردة, تمردي, تمردوا, متمرد, تمردArabic
- rebelCatalan, Valencian
- buřič, vzbouřenec, povstalec, rebelCzech
- Aufrührer, rebellieren, RebellGerman
- επαναστατήσει, αντάρτηςGreek
- rebelde, rebelarseSpanish
- niskuroida, kapinoida, kapinallinen, niskoittelija, niskuriFinnish
- rebelle, rebellerFrench
- èirichScottish Gaelic
- ապստամբ, ապստամբելArmenian
- ribelle, ribellarsiItalian
- 背く, 反抗, 反逆者, 抗う, 反逆, 反逆のJapanese
- 모반한 위하여Korean
- sukilėlis, sukilėlė, maištauti, maištininkas, maištininkėLithuanian
- whana, kaiwhanaMāori
- opstandeling, opstaan, rebel, rebellerenDutch
- opprørarNorwegian Nynorsk
- buntować sięPolish
- rebelar, rebeldePortuguese
- мятежник, бунтарь, бунтовать, бунтовщик, повстанецRussian
- búniti, pobunjènīk, pobunjènica, pobúnitiSerbo-Croatian
- upprorsman, rebellSwedish
- isyan etmekTurkish
- повстанець, бунтар, бунтівникUkrainian
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