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English definition of “disobedient”

disobedient

adjective     /ˌdɪs.əˈbiː.di.ənt/
refusing to do what someone in authority tells you to do: a disobedient childDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantBad and wrong behaviour disobedience     /-əns/ noun [U] disobediently     /-li/ adverb
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