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rebel

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of rebel

  1. given to resisting authority or another's control today's rebel chefs feel free to ignore the dictates of classic French cuisine Synonyms of rebel balky, contrary, contumacious, defiant, froward, incompliant, insubordinate, intractable, obstreperous, disobedient, rebellious, recalcitrant, recusant, refractory, restive, ungovernable, unruly, untoward, wayward, willful (or wilful)Words Related to rebel noncooperative, uncooperative; insurgent, mutinous; adamant, adamantine, dogged, hardheaded, headstrong, immovable, implacable, inflexible, mulish, negativistic, obdurate, obstinate, opinionated, peevish, pertinacious, pigheaded, rigid, self-willed, stubborn, unbending, uncompromising, unrelenting, unyielding; fractious, restive, uncontrollable, unmanageable, wild; perverse, resistant, wrongheaded; bad, disorderly, errant, misbehaving, mischievous, monkeying, monkeyish, naughty; undisciplined; dissident, nonconformist; discourteous, disrespectful, ill-bred, ill-mannered, ill-natured, impertinent, impolite, impudent, inconsiderate, insolent, ornery, rude, uncivil, uncouth, ungracious, unmannerlyNear Antonyms of rebel acquiescent, agreeable, amiable, cooperative, deferential, obliging; yielding; behaved, disciplined, well-bred; courteous, polite, respectful; kowtowing, obsequious, servile, slavish, subservient; decorous, mannerly, orderly, proper; controllable, governable, manageable, trainableAntonyms of rebel amenable, biddable, compliant, conformable, docile, obedient, ruly, submissive, tractable


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 of rebel insurgent, insurrectionary, insurrectionist, mutineer, red, revolter, revolutionary, revolutionist Words Related to rebel challenger, defier, insubordinate, oppositionist, recusant, refuser, resistant, resister; anarch, anarchist; discontent, extremist, malcontent, radical Near Antonyms of rebel 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 of rebel mutiny, revolt Words Related to rebel defy, disobey, mock; revolutionize; buck, combat, contest, fight, oppose, resist, withstand Phrases kick over the traces Near Antonyms of rebel comply (with), follow, mind, obey, submit; attend, serve



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