rebel

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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (member of a rebellion)
a. el rebelde
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la rebelde
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The rebels burst into the emperor's chambers.Los rebeldes irrumpieron en los aposentos del emperador.
2. (nonconformist)
a. el rebelde
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la rebelde
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
He wore a leather bomber jacket, drove a motorcycle, and was a bit of a rebel.Llevaba una cazadora de piel, conducía una moto y era algo rebelde.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
3. (against the establishment)
a. rebelde
Rebel soldiers have landed on the moon of Endor.Soldados rebeldes han aterrizado en la luna de Endor.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
4. (to be against the government)
a. rebelarse
The people grew tired of the corruption of their politicians, so they rebelled against the government.El pueblo se cansó de la corrupción de sus políticos, así que se rebeló contra el gobierno.
b. sublevarse
If the citizens aren't happy, they'll eventually rebel.Si la ciudadanía no está contenta, finalmente se sublevará.
5. (to not conform)
a. rebelarse
She was bored with her surroundings, so she rebelled.Le aburría su entorno, así que se rebeló.
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rebel
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el rebelde
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
la rebelde
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
rebel leadercabecilla rebelde or de la rebelión
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (general)
a. rebelarse
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rebel [ˈrebl]
noun
rebelde (m)
I was a bit of a rebel at school era un poco rebelde en el colegio
fighting between rebels and government forces
[rɪˈbel]
intransitive verb
(rise up) rebelarse; sublevarse; (refuse to conform) rebelarse
adolescents who rebel and demand freedom and independence
to rebel against sth/sb rebelarse contra algo/algn
in 703 Nepal rebelled and chased the Tibetans back across the Himalayas the child who rebels is unlikely to be overlooked she rebelled against her upbringing the Duke rebelled against his uncle James II more than forty Conservative MPs rebelled against the government and voted against the bill MPs planning to rebel over the Maastricht vote I was very young and rebelling against everything the voters rebelled against high property taxes
at the sight of all that food, his stomach rebelled su estómago se rebeló al ver tanta comida; I tried to get up but my legs rebelled intenté levantarme pero mis piernas se negaron or no me respondieron las piernas
adjective
[+forces, soldiers, factions] rebelde
the rebel factions fighting for control of Afghanistan rebel forces in Liberia
modifier
rebel leader (n) cabecilla (m)
Margaret Anstee met today with former rebel leader Jonas Savimbi
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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