Found 3 items, similar to Rebel.
English → Indonesian
bangkang, berdurhaka, membalela, memberontak, pembangkang, pemberontak, pendurhaka
English → English
n 1: `johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers
by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War;
`grayback' derived from their gray Confederate uniforms
, Johnny Reb
2: a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the
constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving
conditions) [syn: insurgent
, freedom fighter
3: someone who exhibits great independence in thought and
action [syn: maverick
v 1: take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance [syn:
, rise up
2: break with established customs [syn: renegade
English → English
(r[e^]b"[e^]l), a. [F. rebelle, fr. L. rebellis.
, v. i.]
Pertaining to rebels or rebellion; acting in revolt;
rebellious; as, rebel troops.
Whoso be rebel to my judgment. --Chaucer.
Convict by flight, and rebel to all law. --Milton.
, n. [F. rebelle.]
One who rebels.
Syn: Revolter; insurgent.
. Insurgent marks an early, and
rebel a more advanced, stage of opposition to
government. The former rises up against his rulers,
the latter makes war upon them.
(r[-e]*b[e^]l"), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Rebelled
(r[-e]*b[e^]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. Rebelling
.] [F. rebeller,
fr. L. rebellare to make war again; pref. re- again + bellare
to make war, fr. bellum war. See Bellicose
, and cf. Revel
1. To renounce, and resist by force, the authority of the
ruler or government to which one owes obedience. See
The murmur and the churls' rebelling. --Chaucer.
Ye have builded you an altar, that ye might rebel
this day against the Lord. --Josh. xxii.
2. To be disobedient to authority; to assume a hostile or
insubordinate attitude; to revolt.
How could my hand rebel against my heart?
How could your heart rebel against your reason?