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disobedient
adj. not obeying or complying with commands of those in authority; "disobedient children"
unruly, disobedient
adj. unwilling to submit to authority; "unruly teenagers"

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recalcitrant
adj. marked by stubborn resistance to authority; "the University suspended the most recalcitrant demonstrators"
naughty
adj. badly behaved; "a naughty boy"
pettish, techy, tetchy, testy, scratchy, petulant, peckish, peevish, nettlesome, irritable, fractious, cranky
adj. easily irritated or annoyed; "an incorrigibly fractious young man"; "not the least nettlesome of his countrymen"
restive
adj. impatient especially under restriction or delay; "the government has done nothing to ease restrictions and manufacturers are growing restive"
cussed, unrepentant, obstinate, obdurate
adj. stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing
cross-grained, contrarious
adj. difficult to deal with
bullet-headed, pigheaded, bullheaded
adj. obstinate and stupid
insubordinate
adj. not submissive to authority; "a history of insubordinate behavior"; "insubordinate boys"
rebellious
adj. resisting control or authority; "temperamentally rebellious"; "a rebellious crew"
mutinous
adj. disposed to or in a state of mutiny; "the men became mutinous and insubordinate"
recalcitrant, refractory
adj. not responding to treatment; "a stubborn infection"; "a refractory case of acne"; "stubborn rust stains"
reluctant, loth, loath
adj. unwillingness to do something contrary to your custom; "a reluctant smile"; "loath to admit a mistake"

Synonyms (2)

rebellious
adj. resisting control or authority; "temperamentally rebellious"; "a rebellious crew"
mutinous
adj. disposed to or in a state of mutiny; "the men became mutinous and insubordinate"

Antonyms (8)

compliant
adj. disposed or willing to comply; "children compliant with the parental will"
submissive
adj. inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of others or showing such inclination; "submissive servants"; "a submissive reply"; "replacing troublemakers with more submissive people"
well behaved, well-behaved
adj. (usually of children) someone who behaves in a manner that the speaker believes is correct; "a well-behaved child"
obedient
adj. dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority; "an obedient soldier"; "obedient children"; "a little man obedient to his wife"; "the obedient colonies...are heavily taxed; the refractory remain unburdened"- Edmund Burke
biddable, acquiescent
adj. willing to carry out the orders or wishes of another without protest; "too acquiescent to challenge authority"
conformable
adj. quick to comply; "I have been to you a true and humble wife, at all times to your will conformable"-Shakespeare

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