Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “unruly”

See all translations

unruly

adjective
 
 
/ʌnˈruː.li/
Unruly people are difficult to control and often don't obey rules
(人)难以控制的,难驾驭的,难管束的
an unruly class of adolescents
一个难以管理的少年班
UncontrolledDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantBad and wrong behaviourHair
Unruly hair is difficult to keep tidy, often sticking up or out
(头发)难梳理的,蓬乱的
an unruly mop of black hair
一头难梳理的乱蓬蓬的黑发
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 (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “unruly” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

comma

the symbol , used in writing to separate parts of a sentence showing a slight pause, or to separate the single things in a list

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More