Rebel


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defy

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recoil

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to refuse allegiance to and oppose by force a government or ruling authority

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'Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War

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

someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action

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take part in a rebellion

break with established customs

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The rebel returnees will also have a tour of Malacaaang, Intramuros and other historical sites in Manila.
Canon will conclude the year-long "Rebel With A Cause" program in October with a consumer Rebel, whose cause will be chosen from the recently closed contest searching for the next great inspiration.
Some 1,500 fighters joined the counterassault from various major rebel groups including Al-Mutasim Brigade, the Levant Front, an Aleppo-based group affiliated with the Free Syrian Army, and the 13th Division, a rebel group backed by the Syrian National Council, the opposition's main political wing.
The base was the largest to fall into rebel hands since opposition forces captured the Taftanaz base in the northern province of Idlib in January.
A police statement said that the rebel has also revealed the location where the victims were burnt after being killed and this has been confirmed by three other rebels who are in police custody.
Rebels on the eastern front of Libya's civil war lost 11 men in the past 24 hours fighting to capture the strategic oil terminal and refinery at Brega on the Mediterranean coast, hospital sources said, Reuters reported.
His defiance came a day after Western and Arab powers, led by the United States, said the rebel leadership was the legitimate government of Libya and underscored their demand that Gaddafi and his family relinquish power.
The rebels, who have seized control of a swathe of eastern Libya since mid-February, have struck a deal with Qatar to market their oil.
Celebratory gunfire erupted and car horns sounded in the eastern rebel stronghold of Benghazi as news of the rebel statement about Sirte spread.
Rebel forces say Gaddafi has turned to African mercenaries to fight his campaign as his Libyan soldiers melt away to join the rebels.
Saudi Arabia, meanwhile, was refusing to exchange detained rebel fighters for the five Saudi soldiers being held by the rebels, according to another rebel source.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Defence said in a statement on Sunday that one of the most dangerous leaders of the rebels in Harf Sufyan was killed during a special operation implemented by highly trained special forces focusing solely on the rebel top brass.
According to Reuters, a military spokesman said the army had taken control of five rebel hideouts and "destroyed a number of locations where the rebels and terrorists were".
Standing at the directional sign for Rebel Creek trail, my frustration roared down the mountainside like spring runoff.