Definition of rebelliously in US English:

rebelliously

adverb

  • See rebellious

    • ‘I got up, without my plate, and stood rigidly and rebelliously in my spot.’
    • ‘She looked at him rebelliously before saying, ‘I have to.’’
    • ‘Stray locks that had rebelliously escaped the binding dangled gently on his cheeks and forehead as he bent over.’
    • ‘The tears would rebelliously flow down my face as I tried to focus on something besides the slow moving moments.’
    • ‘The sixteen-year-old rebelliously stuck her tongue out at the thirty-three - year-old maid, and got out of bed.’

Pronunciation

rebelliously

/rəˈbɛljəsli//rəˈbelyəslē/