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  Definition of rebellion
  1. organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another
  2. refusal to accept some authority or code or convention; "each generation must have its own rebellion"; "his body was in rebellion against fatigue"
Similar Words: insurrection, revolt, rising, uprising

 

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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