|1.||[ noun ] (politics) refusal to accept some authority or code or convention|
"each generation must have its own rebellion" "his body was in rebellion against fatigue"
|Related terms:||resistance rebel|
|2.||[ noun ] (politics) organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another|
|Synonyms:||revolt insurrection uprising rising|
|Related terms:||conflict mutiny Peasant's_Revolt intifada insurgency intifada indian_mutiny rebel|