adverb see rebellious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rebelliously — rebellious ► ADJECTIVE 1) showing a desire to rebel. 2) not easily handled or kept in place; unmanageable. DERIVATIVES rebelliously adverb rebelliousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • rebelliously — adverb in a rebellious manner (Freq. 1) he rejected her words rebelliously • Syn: ↑contumaciously, ↑defiantly • Derived from adjective: ↑defiant (for: ↑defiantly) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rebelliously — Rebellious Re*bel lious (r[ e]*b[e^]l y[u^]s), a. Engaged in rebellion; disposed to rebel; of the nature of rebels or of rebellion; resisting government or lawful authority by force. Thy rebellious crew. Proud rebellious arms. Milton. {Re*bel… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rebelliously — See rebellious. * * * …   Universalium

  • rebelliously — adverb In a rebellious manner …   Wiktionary

  • rebelliously — rɪ belɪəslɪ adv. seditiously, mutinously, while resisting or challenging authority …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rebelliously — re·bel·lious·ly …   English syllables

  • rebelliously — See: rebellious …   English dictionary

  • rebellious — rebelliously, adv. rebelliousness, n. /ri bel yeuhs/, adj. 1. defying or resisting some established authority, government, or tradition; insubordinate; inclined to rebel. 2. pertaining to or characteristic of rebels or rebellion. 3. (of things)… …   Universalium

  • Treason Act (Ireland) 1537 — The Treason Act (Ireland) 1537 (28 Hen 8 c. 7, long title An Act of Slander ) is an Act of the former Parliament of Ireland which adds several offences to the law of treason in Northern Ireland. It was repealed in the Republic of Ireland in 1962… …   Wikipedia

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