: refusing or neglecting to obey
— dis·obe·di·ent·ly adverb
Examples of DISOBEDIENT
- The disobedient soldier was given cleanup duty.
- The dog was being disobedient.
First Known Use of DISOBEDIENT
Related to DISOBEDIENT
- balky, contrary, contumacious, defiant, froward, incompliant, insubordinate, intractable, obstreperous, rebel, rebellious, recalcitrant, recusant, refractory, restive, ungovernable, unruly, untoward, wayward, willful (or wilful)
- amenable, biddable, compliant, conformable, docile, obedient, ruly, submissive, tractable
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