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Word: insubordination

Definition: disobedience; rebelliousness; ADJ. insubordinate


More Vocab Words

::: jaundiced - yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
::: lateral - of or coming from the side
::: enliven - make lively or spirited; animate
::: regicide - murder of a king or queen
::: somnambulist - sleepwalker; V. somnambulate; N. somnambulism
::: prolific - producing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer
::: desolate - (of a place) deserted; unpopulated; (of a person) lonely; forlorn; joyless
::: assert - state strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights, claims, etc.); make a claim to (by forceful action); Ex. assert one's independence
::: aplomb - poise; composure in difficult situations; assurance; self-confidence
::: embryonic - undeveloped; rudimentary; N. embryo: organism in the early stage of development