rebellion has definitions from the field of politics
[ noun ] (politics) refusal to accept some authority or code or convention


"each generation must have its own rebellion" "his body was in rebellion against fatigue"

Related terms

resistance rebel

[ noun ] (politics) organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another

Used in print

(David Boroff, "Jewish Teen-Age Culture"...)

And the rebellion of these third generation Jews is not the traditional conflict of culture but , rather , a protest against a culture that they view_as softly and insidiously enveloping .