English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "rebel"

The priest's son totally rebelled against his religious upbringing, and eventually left the church permanentlyTeenagers generally rebel against authority in our culture.

The priest's son totally rebelled against his religious upbringing, and eventually left the church permanently.

He was quite rebellious, and in trouble with the law when he was young.

The brutal suppression of the rebellion has resulted in international condemnation.

Tom Robbins once said that humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature.

The rebellion was triggered by rumors that the military had decided against turning over power to a civilian government.

The Arch of Titus was erected in 81 A.D. to honor Titus' capture of Jerusalem and his suppression of a Jewish rebellion.

There is a Vietnamese proverb which states that victory makes you into an emperor, and defeat into a rebel.

During the American Revolution, many brides did not wear white wedding gowns; instead, they wore red as a symbol of rebellion.

When people do not get the rewards they feel they are entitled to, they are likely to rebel.

Experts say that the profile of the average computer virus writer is age 14-24, talented, bright, and driven by a rebellious, adolescent need to call attention to himself.

In July 1975, Nicaragua's Sandinista rebel forces marched triumphantly into the capital city of Managua.

Mao Zedong initiated the Cultural Revolution in China as a rebellion against the four olds - old ideas, old culture, old habits, and old customs.

In 1795, slaves on Grenada rose up in a violent rebellion, effectively taking control of the island from the British.

In the year 2000, several hundred United Nations troops were taken hostage by rebels in Sierra Leone.

Quentin Crisp once said, The young always have the same problem - how to rebel and conform at the same time. They have now solved this by defying their parents, and copying one another.

The government of China has long regarded Taiwan as a rebel province since the Nationalist army fled there after losing a civil war in 1949.

In 1804, after helping to lead a rebellion against the French, Jean-Jacques Dessalines declared independence for Haiti.

In February of 1994, the Russian government voted to pardon participants in an armed rebellion against President Boris Yeltsin in October 1993, and a Soviet coup attempt in 1991.

Fidel Castro led a rebel army to victory in Cuba in 1959.

Find someone who had a rebellious character as a teenager.


Academic English Words List and Example Sentences
Example sentences with the rebel, a sentence example for rebel, and how to make rebel in sample sentence, how do I use the word rebel in a sentence? How do you spell rebel in a sentence? spelling of rebel

Search Example Sentences for any English Word here ....

Share on Facebook

manila selfie museum reading

The Manila selfie museum encouraging visitors to take pictures with art

Have you ever liked a piece of art so much you feel like you’re part of it? Well, a museum in the Philippines is helping people do just that. Art in Island, a museum in Manila, created by a group of Korean artists, features over a hundred unique three dimensional paintings that encourage people to pose in front of them. Each artwork is created in such a way that when...

Read More

hitler coins

Nazi hideout in Argentina

Was this a hideout for German Nazi officers? Deep in Argentina’s northern jungle, archaeologists have discovered the ruins of what may have originally been a Nazi hiding place. “It’s a defendable site, a protected site, an inaccessible site, where you can live peacefully in hiding. We believe we’ve found a refuge for the Nazi hierarchy.”Researchers from the University of Buenos Aires...

Read More

lion cubs feeding at home

Family lives with lions

When most people tell you they have a couple of cats at home, these probably aren't the type of cat you’d expect, but for one family in Gaza, these lion cubs are their household pets. Lioness Mona and Alex, who’s a male, were born in the battle-torn Gaza Strip to parents that were smuggled through a ...

Read More

window cleaners fall

Window cleaners have an accident

A terrifying ordeal for two window cleaners in China, as the platform they were working on began swinging violently and smashing into the building. The incident, which took place outside the 91st floor of the Shanghai World Financial Centre, lasted for 15 minutes with their cradle slamming into a wall at one point, sending glass flying into the building and down to the ground.

Read More

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo -

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo

The hat which French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte wore during the Battle of Waterloo is on its way back to the battlefield which saw his demise. The two-cornered, or bicorne hat, is normally kept in a museum in Sens in east of Paris. It was the one Napoleon wore on June 18th, 1815 when ...

Read More