Definition of rebel:
- One who rebels.
- Pertaining to rebels or rebellion; acting in revolt; rebellious; as, rebel troops.
- To be disobedient to authority; to assume a hostile or insubordinate attitude; to revolt.
- To renounce, and resist by force, the authority of the ruler or government to which one owes obedience. See Rebellion.
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- defy (part of speech: verb)
- revolt (part of speech: verb)
- disobey (part of speech: verb)
Selene looked after her, and an inward voice, against which she had had to rebel before to- day, asked her why she of all people must be a sufferer for others, when they thought only of themselves, and with a heavy sigh, she made a fresh attempt to proceed on her way.- "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
- "The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian", John Dryden.
- "Mary Magdalen", Edgar Saltus.