What does the word rebellious mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Rebelliously.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Rebelliousness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Rebelling or disposed to rebel.

Usage examples for rebellious

  1. In a previous age one Emperor after another had been removed by a rebellious aristocracy. – German Problems and Personalities by Charles Sarolea
  2. To think that I was so furious and rebellious about this visit, and that it should have ended like this! – A College Girl by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  3. Not a tear came to her eyes, but such was her trouble that she did not even care to lift her hand to her face to hide the movements of its rebellious muscles. – Paul Faber, Surgeon by George MacDonald