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rebelyon [ri.bil.yun.] : rebellion (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: rebelin: rebellion ]

Derivatives of rebelyon

n. (act)1. rebellionrefusal to accept some authority or code or convention.; "each generation must have its own rebellion"; "his body was in rebellion against fatigue"
~ resistancegroup action in opposition to those in power.
n. (act)2. insurrection, rebellion, revolt, rising, uprisingorganized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another.
~ conflict, struggle, battlean open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals).; "the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"; "police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs"
~ insurgence, insurgencyan organized rebellion aimed at overthrowing a constituted government through the use of subversion and armed conflict.
~ intifada, intifadahan uprising by Palestinian Arabs (in both the Gaza Strip and the West Bank) against Israel in the late 1980s and again in 2000.; "the first intifada ended when Israel granted limited autonomy to the Palestine National Authority in 1993"
~ mutinyopen rebellion against constituted authority (especially by seamen or soldiers against their officers).
~ great revolt, peasant's revolta widespread rebellion in 1381 against poll taxes and other inequities that oppressed the poorer people of England; suppressed by Richard II.
~ indian mutiny, sepoy mutinydiscontent with British administration in India led to numerous mutinies in 1857 and 1858; the revolt was put down after several battles and sieges (notably the siege at Lucknow).