We were 3-8, I think, in part because we rebelled against him.
I have a fair voice, but I rebelled and said I'd run away before I'd do it.
Against the circumstances that kept them apart he chafed and rebelled.
In the third year of Cormac's reign, Torlah, son of Can'tela, rebelled.
They regarded Philip's exactions as intolerable, and rebelled.
In her heart she rebelled bitterly against seeming to plead with this unwilling bride to come to her son.
For a moment she had rebelled, but her curiosity was not to be denied.
When we Freshmen had rebelled, we were punished by being rusticated or sent into the country to board.
She had rebelled in the hope of establishing her individual freedom.
Yet she rebelled against the feeling that she had brought a taint or stigma upon herself.
c.1300, from Old French rebelle "stubborn, obstinate, rebellious" (12c.) and directly from Latin rebellis "insurgent, rebellious," from rebellare "to rebel, revolt," from re- "opposite, against," or perhaps "again" (see re-) + bellare "wage war," from bellum "war."
mid-14c., from Old French rebeller (14c.), from Latin rebellare "to revolt" (see rebel (adj.)). Related: Rebelled; rebelling.
"person who makes war on his country for political motives," mid-14c., from rebel (adj.). Meaning "supporter of the American cause in the War of Independence" is from 1775; sense of "supporter of the Southern cause in the American Civil War" is attested from April 15, 1861. Rebel yell in an American Civil War context attested from 1862, but the thing itself is older and was said to have been picked up by southwestern men in their periodic wars against the Indians.
The Southern troops, when charging or to express their delight, always yell in a manner peculiar to themselves. The Yankee cheer is more like ours; but the Confederate officers declare that the rebel yell has a particular merit, and always produces a salutary and useful effect upon their adversaries. A corps is sometimes spoken of as a 'good yelling regiment.' [A.J.L. Fremantle, "The Battle of Gettysburg and the Campaign in Pennsylvania," in "Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine," Sept. 1863]
A white Southerner (1862+)