the failure to obey
Syn: ↑disobedience
Ant: ↑compliance, ↑obedience (for: ↑disobedience)
Derivationally related forms: ↑noncompliant, ↑disobedient (for: ↑disobedience), ↑disobey (for: ↑disobedience)
Hypernyms: ↑insubordination, ↑rebelliousness
Hyponyms: ↑contempt, ↑contumacy

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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