English dictionary definition of:



  • a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)
  • someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action
  • `Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms


  • take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
  • break with established customs


arise greyback insurgent insurrectionist johnny maverick reb renegade rise

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Scrabble score for rebel

Scrabble score = 7

generated at 09:02:00 on 26-01-20

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