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rebel

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of rebel




rebel

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rebel

  1. a person who rises up against authority <the rebel would not submit peacefully, even after he was captured> Synonyms insurgent, insurrectionary, insurrectionist, mutineer, red, revolter, revolutionary, revolutionist Related Words challenger, defier, insubordinate, oppositionist, recusant, refuser, resistant, resister; anarch, anarchist; discontent, extremist, malcontent, radical Near Antonyms loyalist, patriot, supporter; counterinsurgent, counterrevolutionary, counterrevolutionist




rebel

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rebel

  1. to rise up against established authority <the colonists rebelled in the wake of an onslaught of abuses> Synonyms mutiny, revolt Related Words defy, disobey, mock; revolutionize; buck, combat, contest, fight, oppose, resist, withstand Phrases kick over the traces Near Antonyms comply (with), follow, mind, obey, submit; attend, serve




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