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rebel

Translation of rebel in Spanish:

noun/nombre

/ˈrebəl/
  • 1.1 (dissident) rebelde (masculine and feminine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [forces/army] rebelde the rebel leader el cabecilla rebelde
    Example sentences
    • This date marks the 200th Anniversary to the very day when the rebel leader ended his resistance and walked through the gates of Humewood and into captivity.
    • Forked story paths in the beginning allow you to choose between siding with the armed rebels in resistance or the Soviets in appeasement.
    • However, during the truce, the party's militia would respond with force in the event it came under attack from government security forces, the rebel leader said.
    1.2 (nonconformist) rebelde (masculine and feminine) he's a bit of a rebel es algo rebelde
    Example sentences
    • Power is hierarchical; the rebel challenges authority, presumes to be the defiant equal of his creator or of his king, and is convinced that his stubbornness will redeem him.
    • The idea that children are natural rebels who reject convention and prefer a state of anarchy is bunk.
    • Jude is a tour de force, a refashioned version of the Jewish mother as a bohemian, a rebel against convention who critiques mainstream culture.

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-ll-)

/rɪˈbel/
  • to rebel (against sth/sb) rebelarse or sublevarse (contra algo/algn)

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