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One entry found for rebellious.
Entry Word: rebellious
Function: adjective
Text: 1 taking part in a rebellion <the rebellious troops fought a pitched battle with divisions still loyal to the government>
Synonyms insurgent, insurrectionary, mutinous, revolutionary
Related Words seditious, traitorous, treacherous, treasonous
Near Antonyms loyal; obedient
2 given to resisting authority or another's control <expected her son to grow a little more rebellious as he got older, but she knew he understood when to kick and when to obey> -- see DISOBEDIENT