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Synonyms for rebel
ˈrɛb əl; rɪˈbɛlrebel

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 5 votes

  1. rebelnoun

    Synonyms:
    revolter, insurgent, traitor

    Antonyms:
    supporter, adherent

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 5 votes

  1. Rebel, Reb, Johnny Reb, Johnny, greybacknoun

    `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

    Synonyms:
    maverick, greyback, insurrectionist, knot, grayback, freedom fighter, insurgent

  2. insurgent, insurrectionist, freedom fighter, rebelnoun

    a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)

    Synonyms:
    freedom fighter, insurrectionist, guerilla, irregular, greyback, insurgent, guerrilla, maverick

  3. maverick, rebelverb

    someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action

    Synonyms:
    maverick, greyback, insurrectionist, freedom fighter, insurgent

  4. rebel, arise, rise, rise upverb

    take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance

    Synonyms:
    rise, prove, grow, get up, spring up, lift, climb, develop, surface, bob up, arise, resurrect, go up, come up, rear, mount, heighten, move up, originate, climb up, ascend, wax, stand up, uprise, rise up, jump, turn out, renegade

  5. rebel, renegadeverb

    break with established customs

    Synonyms:
    arise, rise up, renegade, rise

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Editors Contribution5.0 / 1 vote

  1. peter pan

    rebel

    rebewl

    Submitted by wecansavetheworldtogether123 on January 23, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. rebelnoun

    Synonyms:
    insurgent, traitor, revolter

  2. rebelverb

    Synonyms:
    revolt, resist lawful authority, take up arms against the government

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. rebelnoun

    Synonyms:
    insurgent, revolter, turncoat

  2. rebelverb

    Synonyms:
    revolt, mutiny

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How to use rebel in a sentence?

  1. Rabbi Yahya:

    In Israel, the girls rebel against their fathers, and we fear for our daughters. I could not accept that my daughter might come to me one day and tell me that she was married to her boyfriend, this is not permissible in our religion.

  2. George Orwell, 1984:

    Until they became conscious they will never rebel, and until after they have rebelled they cannot become conscious." (Orwell, "1984")

  3. Jamie Turner:

    Instagram is really a megaphone for people in repressed social and political environments to stand up and say,' I'm here, I'm alive, and I want to rebel against the social and cultural values of my parents' generation,'.

  4. Alexander Borodai:

    A big offensive by the Ukrainian troops will mean many casualties among civilians, I am sorry, as well as among the military ... One cannot say Russia doesn't care about Donbass people. Therefore there is a chance Russia won't leave people in the (rebel-led) republics in need.

  5. Frank I. Cobb:

    The Bill of Rights is a born rebel. It reeks with sedition. In every clause it shakes its fist in the face of constituted authority... It is the one guarantee of human freedom to the American people.


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