- Word Combinations (adjective)
|part of speech:
||refusing or neglecting to obey.
When the boy was disobedient, he was punished severely.Disobedient children are sometimes sent to the principal's office.
- defiant, froward, insubordinate, recalcitrant, refractory, wayward
- biddable, docile, obedient
- similar words:
- bad, contumacious, cross-grained, fractious, insurgent, lawless, mischievous, mutinous, naughty, perverse, rebellious, stubborn, ungovernable
||defiant, rebel, revolting, unruly, wild