HyperDic: insubordination

English > 2 senses of the word insubordination:
NOUNattributeinsubordinationdefiance of authority
actinsubordination, rebelliousnessan insubordinate act
insubordination > pronunciation
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English > insubordination: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
Meaningdefiance of authority.
Broaderdefiance, rebelliousnessintentionally contemptuous behavior or attitude
OppositesubordinationThe quality of obedient submissiveness
English > insubordination: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningAn insubordinate act.
Narrowercontumacyobstinate rebelliousness and insubordination
disobedience, noncomplianceThe failure to obey
Broaderresistancegroup action in opposition to those in power
Spanishinsubordinación, rebeldía
Catalaninsubordinació, rebel·lia

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