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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “insubordination”

insubordination

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌɪn.səˌbɔː.dɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ US  /-ˌbɔːr-/ disapproving
refusing to obey orders from people in authority
不服从,不顺从,违抗命令
an act of insubordination
不服从的行为
Several officers were arrested for insubordination.
几名军官因违抗命令而被捕。
DisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantBad and wrong behaviour
(Definition of insubordination from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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