Rebel and Recreant


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Rebel noun – A person who rises up against authority.
Recreant is a synonym for rebel in insurrectionist topic. In some cases you can use "Recreant" instead the word "Rebel" as a noun or an adjective, when it comes to topics like person who does not obey.
Nearby Word: rebelled
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Recreant noun – A person who abandons a cause or organization usually without right.
Usage example: traditionally armies have dealt harshly with recreants, with execution being a common punishment for desertion during wartime

Rebel is a synonym for recreant in insurrectionist topic. Sometimes you can use "Rebel" instead the word "Recreant" as a noun or an adjective.
Nearby Words: recreate, recreancy
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