To rebel is to refuse to do what is expected of you, or to fight against someone or something. When the students rebelled against the teacher, they refused to follow her rules.

  • The students rebelled against the teacher by not listening to her.

  • The rebels fought against the government for years.

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Example Sentences for rebelled

  • 1

    But the truce was rejected by the rebels.

  • 2

    The rebel was punished harshly.

  • 3

    The truce was rejected by the rebels.

  • 4

    This is the point of view of the rebels.

  • 5

    In fact, he is not a true rebel.

  • 6

    In the background, the Sakaarian rebels lurk.

  • 7

    That was because they rebelled and used to transgress.

  • 8

    He is the charismatic leader of the rebels.

  • 9

    The rebels came to liberate the city.

  • 10

    The regiment successfully defeated the rebels.