Examples of mutinous in a Sentence
vowed that he would someday see the mutinous crew hang
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The discovery of a cache of weapons by the mutinous soldiers on May 15 in a house allegedly owned by Soro’s head of protocol, Souleymane Kamarate Kone, fueled suspicions that Soro was backing the mutineers.
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast — Mutinous soldiers in Ivory Coast shot three people on Saturday and cut off access to the second-largest city, Bouaké, as a revolt escalated over demands for bonus payments.
The mutinous soldiers are former rebels who helped put Ouattara in power after his predecessor refused to cede office after losing the 2010 election.
In 1994, Sherman collaborated with Kawakubo on a somewhat mutinous ad campaign for the line, shooting herself as a tatted-up, post-apocalyptic punk wearing checkered gloves and pointing her trigger finger to the side of her head.
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First Known Use of mutinous
MUTINOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mutinous for English Language Learners
: involved in a mutiny
: feeling or showing a desire not to do what someone has told or ordered you to do
MUTINOUS Defined for Kids
Definition of mutinous for Students
1 : involved in turning against a person in charge (as the captain of a ship) a mutinous crew
2 : feeling or showing a desire to disobey There was a great deal of mutinous muttering around the room … — J. K. Rowling, Chamber of Secrets
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