Translation of "rebellious" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary
› If a group of people are rebellious, they oppose the ideas of the people in authority and plan to change the system, often using force
rebellious groups of southern tribespeople
Taking action against people in power › If someone is rebellious, they are difficult to control and do not behave in the way they are expected to
Her teachers regard her as a rebellious, trouble-making girl.
UncontrolledDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantBad and wrong behaviour rebelliously /rɪˈbel.i.ə.sli/ adverb
Taking action against people in power rebelliousness /rɪˈbel.i.ə.snəs/ noun [U]
Taking action against people in power