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recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
hereafter - life after death
docile - obedient; easily managed; submissive
conversant - familiar with; having knowledge of
imprudent - lacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
anarchist - person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority
sinister - evil; ominous
draconian - extremely severe; Ex. draconian punishment; CF. Draco: Athenian politician
execrate - curse; express abhorrence for; detest
vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular