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Spanish Word of the Day: Rebelarse

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Verbos reflexivos I

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 4/11/2003
Word: Rebelarse
(re-be-LAR-se), verbo
English: to revolt, to rebel
Etymology: Del latín rebelare
Meaning: Sublevarse, levantarse, faltando a la obediencia debida.
Oponer resistencia.
Topic:Verbos reflexivos I

“No se podía desafiar en vano a la alta torre del orgullo romano ni rebelarse contra la Roma omnipotente ni sobornar a sus senadores y generales”.

La Razón, 24 de Marzo de 2003