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Related / Similar Words: insurrection, revolt, rising, uprising

 

Definition:
  • organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another;
  • refusal to accept some authority or code or convention; "each generation must have its own rebellion"; "his body was in rebellion against fatigue";

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    Hyponyms: insurgency, insurgence, intifada, intifadah, mutiny, Peasant's Revolt, Great Revolt, Indian Mutiny, Sepoy Mutiny

     

    Derivational Morphology: rebel, arise, rise, rise up, revolt, renegade

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 叛亂   Dutch: oproer  
    Finnish: kapina   French: rébellion  
    German: Rebellion   Italian: ribellione  
    Japanese: 反抗   Korean: 발란  
    Latin: rebellio   Portuguese: rebelião  
    Russian: восстание   Spanish: rebelión  
    Swedish: uppror  
     
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