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rebel

rebel as in take part in a rebellion
  • "renounce a former allegiance"

Synonyms

  • arisecome into existence; originate or come into being; rise to one's feet; result or issue; move upward; take part in a rebellion; get up and out of bed
  • risea growth in strength or number or importance ; the act of changing location in an upward direction ; an upward slope or grade (as in a road); a movement upward; the amount a salary is increased; the property possessed by a slope or surface that rises ; a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground ; (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost; an increase in cost; increase in price or value; move upward; increase in value or to a higher point; rise to one's feet; rise up; come to the surface ; come into existence; move to a better position in life or to a better job; go up or advance; become more extreme; get up and out of bed; rise in rank or status; become heartened or elated; exert oneself to meet a challenge; take part in a rebellion; increase in volume; come up, of celestial bodies; return from the dead
  • rise upcome to the surface ; take part in a rebellion; stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds
rebel as in break with established customs

    Synonyms

    • renegadehaving deserted a cause or principle; break with established customs ; someone who rebels and becomes an outlaw ; a disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion or political party or friend etc.
    rebel as in `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

    • Rebeltake part in a rebellion; break with established customs ; `Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; 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
    • Reb`Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War
    • Johnny Reb`Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War
    • Johnny`Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War
    • greyback`Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; a dowitcher with a grey back ; a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere
    rebel as in a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)

      Synonyms

      • insurgentin opposition to a civil authority or government ; a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions) ; a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
      • insurrectionista person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)
      • freedom fightera person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)
      rebel as in someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action

        Synonyms

        • maverickindependent in behavior or thought; someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action ; an unbranded range animal (especially a stray calf)