rebs









rebs


noun Informal.

  1. a Confederate soldier.

noun Yiddish.

  1. Mister (used as a title of respect).

noun

  1. (sometimes capital) US informal a Confederate soldier in the American Civil War (1861–65)Also called: Johnny Reb

noun

  1. Judaism an honorific title, corresponding to Mr, for those who do not have rabbinic qualifications: usually followed by the person’s forenameReb Dovid
n.

abbreviation of rebel (n.), 1862, in U.S. Civil War context.

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