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Synonyms for disobedience
ˌdɪs əˈbi di ənsdis·obe·di·ence

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  1. disobediencenoun

    contumacy, rebellion


  2. disobediencenoun

    Refusal to obey.

    the disobedient child

    contumacy, rebellion


Princeton's WordNet

  1. disobedience, noncompliancenoun

    the failure to obey


    obedience, obeisance

  2. disobediencenoun

    the trait of being unwilling to obey


    obedience, obeisance

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disobediencenoun

    infraction or violation of a command

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disobediencenoun

    contumacy, dereliction, undutifulness, defiance, insubmission, noncompliance, indocility, insubordination

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  1. Corey Menafee:

    The employee apologized for his actions and subsequently resigned from The University. The University will not advocate that the employee be prosecuted in connection with this incident and is not seeking restitution. the University could be termed as civil disobedience.

  2. Haimer abdou:

    Insomnia is ideological disobedience against sleep

  3. Corey Menafee:

    The University could be termed as civil disobedience, but there’s always better ways of doing things like The University than just destroying things. The University was n’t The University, and I had no right to do The University.

  4. Kevin McCall:

    We just finished performing as we call civil disobedience for justice. Sometimes you need to do things that turn up the temperature for justice, you have to do extreme things … to get justice.

  5. Christine Drazan:

    Mike Nearman took credit for Mike Nearman principles without taking responsibility for the consequences of Mike Nearman actions, mike Nearman did not choose to advance peaceful protest or engage in civil disobedience. Mike Nearman plan to let people into Oregon State Capitol ended with violence, property destruction and injured cops. This disregard for the rule of law leads us deeper into civil unrest and division. If we want to turn our state around we must hold ourselves to a higher standard as we work to lead and serve the greater good.

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