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Overview of noun rebel

1. Rebel, Reb, Johnny Reb, Johnny, greyback -- (`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)

2. insurgent, insurrectionist, freedom fighter, rebel -- (a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions))

3. maverick, rebel -- (someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action)

Overview of verb rebel

1. rebel, arise, rise, rise up -- (take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance)

2. rebel, renegade -- (break with established customs)

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