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  • adj. Not obedient.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Neglecting or refusing to obey; omitting to do what is commanded, or doing what is prohibited; refractory; not observant of duty or rules prescribed by authority; -- applied to persons and acts.
  • adj. Not yielding.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Neglecting or refusing to obey; omitting to do what is commanded, or doing what is prohibited; refractory; acting with disregard of duty; not submitting to rules or regulations prescribed by authority: as, children disobedient to parents; citizens disobedient to the laws.
  • Not yielding to exciting force or agency; not to be influenced; insensible.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. unwilling to submit to authority
  • adj. not obeying or complying with commands of those in authority

Etymologies

dis- +‎ obedient (Wiktionary)

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