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disobey

dis·o·bey

disobey

 
pronunciation:
dIs o beI
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part of speech: verb
inflections: disobeyed, disobeying, disobeys
definition: to fail or refuse to obey.
Calvin disobeyed his mother and went fishing instead of cleaning his room.
synonyms:
break, defy, ignore
antonyms:
comply, obey
similar words:
disregard, rebel, resist, violate
derivation: disobeyer (n.)
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