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 Rebel Rebel

noun

  • ( ) Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms  ( greyback, Johnny, Johnny Reb, Reb, Rebel )
    Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms
  • ( ) a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)  ( freedom fighter, insurgent, insurrectionist, rebel )
    a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)
  • ( ) someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action  ( maverick, rebel )
    someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action
  • verb

  • ( ) take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance  ( arise, rebel, rise, rise up )
    take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
  • ( ) break with established customs  ( rebel, renegade )
    break with established customs


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