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insubordination

noun [U] uk   /ˌɪn.səˌbɔː.dɪˈneɪ.ʃən/  us   /-ˌbɔːr-/ disapproving
refusing to obey orders from people in authority: an act of insubordination Several officers were arrested for insubordination.
Translations of “insubordination”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不服從,不順從,違抗命令…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不服从,不顺从,违抗命令…
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