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rebel

adjective

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given to resisting authority or another's control
  • today's rebel chefs feel free to ignore the dictates of classic French cuisine

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rebel

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of rebel (Entry 2 of 3)

a person who rises up against authority
  • the rebel would not submit peacefully, even after he was captured

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rebel

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of rebel (Entry 3 of 3)

to rise up against established authority
  • the colonists rebelled in the wake of an onslaught of abuses

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The first known use of rebel was in the 14th century

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“Rebel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rebel. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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