Translation of "rebellious" - English-Spanish dictionary

rebellious

adjective uk /rɪˈbel.i.əs/ us

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. used to describe a group of people who oppose the ideas of the people in authority and plan to change the system, often using force.

rebelde, insurrecto

If someone is rebellious, they are difficult to control and do not behave in the way that is expected.

rebelde
Her teachers regard her as a rebellious, trouble-making girl.
rebelliously adverb uk /-li/ us
rebelliousness noun [ no plural ] uk /-nəs/ us

(Translation of “rebellious” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)