Synonyms of rebellious


1. rebellious, insubordinate (vs. subordinate)

usage: resisting control or authority; "temperamentally rebellious"; "a rebellious crew"

2. disaffected, ill-affected, malcontent, rebellious, discontented (vs. contented), discontent

usage: discontented as toward authority

3. rebellious, disloyal (vs. loyal)

usage: participating in organized resistance to a constituted government; "the rebelling confederacy"

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