|Origin:||rebel 'rebellious' (13-21 centuries), from Old French rebelle, from Latin, from bellum 'war'|
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someone who opposes or fights against people in authority:
Anti-government rebels attacked the town.
the rebel leader
someone who refuses to do things in the normal way, or in the way that other people want them to:
Alex has always been a bit of a rebel.