Definition Of rebel

verb

a person who rises in opposition or armed resistance against an established government or ruler.

Tory rebels

rise in opposition or armed resistance to an established government or ruler.

the Earl of Pembroke subsequently rebelled against Henry III

Example Of rebel

  • rebel forces

  • After all, the rise of the rebel biker has literally been hand-in-hand with the advent of popular and alternative culture.

  • And if they joined the United States armed services, they surely did not join to rebel or defect to the enemy.

  • Any program that your mind interprets as punishment is one your mind is bound to rebel against.

  • As the casualty toll rose, eventually they would rebel at the cost of the war and force the government of the day to bring the army home.


  • More Example