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unruly

adjective
 
 
/ʌnˈruː.li/
Unruly people are difficult to control and often don't obey rules
(人)難以控制的,難駕馭的,難管束的
an unruly class of adolescents
難以管理的少年班別
UncontrolledDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantBad and wrong behaviourHair
Unruly hair is difficult to keep tidy, often sticking up or out
(頭髮)難梳理的,蓬亂的
an unruly mop of black hair
一頭又難梳理又亂蓬蓬的黑髮
UncontrolledDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantBad and wrong behaviourDirty and untidy
unruliness
 
 
/ʌnˈruː.lɪ.nəs/ noun [U]
UncontrolledDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantBad and wrong behaviour
(Definition of unruly from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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