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Correct spelling:
rebellion
Definition:
Open and avowed resistance to a government by force of arms.

Synonyms:

noun
abandonment
defection.
act
rebellion.
defiance
impudence, rebelliousness, recalcitrance, spite, Impugnment, enjoinder, Factiousness, throwing of the gauntlet.
disobedience
anarchism, disobedience, disregard, insubordination, insurrection, mutiny, sedition, subversion, traitorousness, treachery, treason.
disobedience; revolt
apostasy, defiance, disobedience, dissent, heresy, insubordination, insurgency, insurrection, nonconformity, revolution, rising, schism, uprising, Insurgence.
disorder
anarchism, lawlessness, statics, terrorism, riotings.
insurrection
defiance, resistance.
intractability
intractability.
opposition
antagonism, demur, dissension, dissonance, enmity, fuel, hostility, opposition, resistance.
rebellion
insurrection, revolt, rising, uprising.
recalcitrancy
recalcitrancy.
revolt
risings.
revolution
revolt, revolution, upheaval, uprising, upset, Overturning, restructuring.
unrest
moodiness, bickerings.
unruliness
intractableness, Indocility.
Examples of usage:
  1. They said wealth gave the rebellion strength, no matter in what it consisted. – A Woman's Life-Work Labors and Experiences by Laura S. Haviland
  2. For it is most certain, by the looks of things, that the rebellion will soon be brought to an end. – A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  3. Her manner and tone still indicated some measure of rebellion against the situation. – The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. The death of Skule ended the rebellion. – The Story of Norway by Hjalmar H. Boyesen
  5. But it was Myra who led the rebellion. – Shining Ferry by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

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