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Engelsk navneord: Rebel

1. Rebel (om person) `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


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)greyback, Johnny, Johnny Reb, Reb


Mindre specifikke termerConfederate soldier


Overordnet anvendelsecolloquialism

2. rebel (om person) a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)freedom fighter, insurgent, insurrectionist


Mindre specifikke termercrusader, meliorist, reformer, reformist, revolutionary, revolutionist, social reformer, subversive, subverter


Mere specifikke termermutineer, Young Turk


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerDenmark Vesey, Nat Turner, Sir William Wallace, Turner, Vesey, Wallace

3. rebel (om person) someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)maverick


Mindre specifikke termernonconformist, recusant


Engelsk udsagnsord: rebel

1. rebel (om adfærd) take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance


Eksempler på anvendelseThey rebel


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arise, rise, rise up


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerdissent, protest, resist


Mere specifikke termermutiny, revolt

2. rebel (om adfærd) break with established customs


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)renegade


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerdissent, protest, resist









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