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Adjectives (4)

resistive, resistant, insubordinate
adj. disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority
insubordinate
adj. not submissive to authority; "a history of insubordinate behavior"; "insubordinate boys"

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dissenting, dissentient, dissident
adj. disagreeing, especially with a majority
subversive, seditious, insurgent
adj. in opposition to a civil authority or government
naughty
adj. badly behaved; "a naughty boy"
disobedient
adj. not obeying or complying with commands of those in authority; "disobedient children"
wayward, perverse, obstinate, contrary
adj. resistant to guidance or discipline; "Mary Mary quite contrary"; "an obstinate child with a violent temper"; "a perverse mood"; "wayward behavior"
unyielding, tenacious, pertinacious, persistent, dour, dogged
adj. stubbornly unyielding; "dogged persistence"; "dour determination"; "the most vocal and pertinacious of all the critics"; "a mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it"- T.S.Eliot; "men tenacious of opinion"
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"
reluctant, loth, loath
adj. unwillingness to do something contrary to your custom; "a reluctant smile"; "loath to admit a mistake"

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recalcitrant
adj. marked by stubborn resistance to authority; "the University suspended the most recalcitrant demonstrators"

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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"
subordinate
adj. subject or submissive to authority or the control of another; "a subordinate kingdom"
obedient, submissive
adj. submissive to or controlled by authority

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