Pronunciation of Rebellious
/ɹɪbˈɛlɪəs/, /ɹɪbˈɛlɪəs/, /ɹ_ɪ_b_ˈɛ_l_ɪ__ə_s/
Antonyms for rebellious:
Synonyms for rebellious:
disloyal, factious, mischievous, out of control, unmanageable, defiant, disobedient, traitorous, wayward, treacherous, contrary, intractable, unruly, subversive, Disregardful, Disobeying, anarchistic, nonconformist, treasonous, Misbehaving, ungovernable, seditious, mutinous, undisciplined, insubordinate, recalcitrant.
disobedient, unmanageable (adjective)
disaffected, disobedient, insurgent, unruly, restless, defiant, disloyal, radical, riotous, rebel, contumacious, fractious, revolutionary, pugnacious, turbulent, seditious, anarchistic, intractable, recalcitrant, ungovernable, resistant, obstinate, insurrectionary, refractory, factious, mutinous.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for rebellious:
- Here let vs rest, if this rebellious Earth Haue any resting for her true Kings Queene. - "Richard-II", Shakespeare, William.
- Let me assure you that I, a rebellious sinner, have been apprehended this day. - "Hunted and Harried", R.M. Ballantyne.
- I've been rebellious- and now I want to shake hands with you all- and I ask your prayers. - "Other Main-Travelled Roads", Hamlin Garland.