What is another word for mutinous?

Synonyms for mutinous
ˈmyut n əsmuti·nous

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term mutinous.

Wiktionary

  1. mutinousadjective

    Synonyms:
    rebellious, insubordinate

  2. mutinousadjective

    Likely to commit mutiny.

    Synonyms:
    rebellious, insubordinate

  3. mutinousadjective

    Of, pertaining to, or constituting mutiny.

    Synonyms:
    insubordinate, rebellious

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mutinous

    Rebellious signifies being in a state of rebellion (see REBELLION under REVOLUTION), and is even extended to inanimate things that resist control or adaptation to human use. Ungovernable applies to that which successfully defies authority and power; unmanageable to that which resists the utmost exercise of skill or of skill and power combined; rebellious, to that which is defiant of authority, whether successfully or unsuccessfully; seditious, to that which partakes of or tends to excite a rebellious spirit, seditious suggesting more of covert plan, scheming, or conspiracy, rebellious more of overt act or open violence. While the unmanageable or ungovernable defies control, the rebellious or seditious may be forced to submission; as, the man has an ungovernable temper; the horses became unmanageable; he tamed his rebellious spirit. Insubordinate applies to the disposition to resist and resent control as such; mutinous, to open defiance of authority, especially in the army, navy, or merchant marine. A contumacious act or spirit is contemptuous as well as defiant. Compare OBSTINATE; REVOLUTION.

    Synonyms:
    contumacious, disobedient, insubordinate, intractable, rebellious, refractory, seditious, uncontrollable, ungovernable, unmanageable

    Antonyms:
    compliant, controllable, deferential, docile, dutiful, gentle, manageable, obedient, submissive, subservient, tractable, yielding

    Preposition:
    Rebellious to or against lawful authority.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mutinous

    Synonyms:
    turbulent, seditious, insurgent, riotous, tumultuous, unruly, refractory, insurrectionary

    Antonyms:
    obedient, loyal, submissive

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mutinousadjective

    disposed to or in a state of mutiny

    "the men became mutinous and insubordinate"

    Antonyms:
    loyal, subordinate

  2. mutinousadjective

    consisting of or characterized by or inciting to mutiny

    "mutinous acts"; "mutinous thoughts"; "a mutinous speech"

    Antonyms:
    subordinate, loyal

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mutinousadjective

    Synonyms:
    turbulent, contumacious, seditious, insurrectionary, refractory, unruly, insubordinate, riotous, insurgent, rebellious

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. mutinousadjective

    Synonyms:
    rebellious, insubordinate, seditious, insurgent, insurrectionary

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "mutinous":

    rebel, rebels

How to pronounce mutinous?

How to say mutinous in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#8420rebel
#12804rebels
#20272turbulent
#27763refractory
#33175rebellious
#36962insurgent
#39714unruly
#40751uncontrollable
#42831intractable
#46627tumultuous
#62649disobedient
#64747unmanageable
#83140riotous
#97338seditious
#179637insubordinate
#179979ungovernable
#183607mutinous
#281257insurrectionary
#282433contumacious

How to use mutinous in a sentence?

  1. Joseph Rickaby:

    A great preservative against angry and mutinous thoughts, and all impatience and quarreling, is to have some great business and interest in your mind, which, like a sponge shall suck up your attention and keep you from brooding over what displeases you.


Translations for mutinous

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for mutinous »

Translation

Find a translation for the mutinous synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"mutinous." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 4 Dec. 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/mutinous>.

Discuss these mutinous synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for mutinous?

    Image or illustration of

    mutinous

    Credit »

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
    • A. deific
    • B. deathly
    • C. lethal
    • D. pernicious

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for mutinous: