rebellious


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participating in open revolt against a government or ruling authority

Synonyms for rebellious

resisting control or authority

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discontented as toward authority

participating in organized resistance to a constituted government

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ANITA DOBSON, 67 (CHARITY SHOP WORKER MARGARET) What is the most rebellious thing you did when you were young?
It's his plan to incite the rebellious spirit of the locals.
Labour leadership candidate Jeremy Corbyn is the second most rebellious MP with 15.
We laugh about it now, but at the time her rebellious act did cause us some concern.
Asked about the rumour that he ordered rebellious Baloch leader's killing in Murree while dancing, Pervez Musharraf replied that anyone who has been to area can tell that a direct mobile link is not possible from the mountainous area where Bugti was killed.
DONETSK, Ukraine, Dhu-AlQa'dah 21, 1435, September 16, 2014, SPA -- Ukraine's parliament ratified an agreement to deepen economic and political ties with the European Union on Tuesday, and passed legislation to grant autonomy to the rebellious east as part of a peace deal, AP reported.
Jorge Rojas Lopez says that like the hippie counterculture movement of the 1960s, bikers and their reputation for being rough, tough and rebellious is uniquely American.
Summary: Ed Miliband and his wife Justine visited her old school in Nottingham where her former teachers spoke about her rebellious streak.
The death penalty for rebellious children is not something to be taken lightly.
SYRIAN troops have regained control of a rebellious neighbourhood in Damascus as more than 300 people were reported killed in a sharp escalation of the country's civil war.
My sister's daughter, who's 14 and a bit rebellious, has fallen out horribly with her mum and asked if she can live with me and my kids over the summer holidays.
As such, it may pay to think outside of the box in the shape of Pat Rosney's Rebellious Queen, for whom 2011 was basically disappointing after such a good initial campaign but who hinted at a revival on more than one occasion in recent weeks.
While Elizabeth I was named the most rebellious woman, Steppenwolf's 'Born To Be Wild' got the title of the most rebellious song.
You only need to look at the celebrities' risque attire during Paris FashionWeek to acknowledge the rebellious mood.
A MIX of fact and fiction are woven together in this new period drama for the BBC, which profiles the rebellious and licentious Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.