Definition of rebelliously adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//rɪˈbeljəsli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈbeljəsli//
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  1. 1in a way that shows that you are unwilling to obey rules or accept normal standards of behaviour, dress, etc. ‘I don't care!’ she said rebelliously.
  2. 2in a way that is opposed to the government of a country or to those in authority within an organization He incited the people to rise up rebelliously against the king.