Meaning of unbiddable in English:


Pronunciation /ʌnˈbɪdəb(ə)l/


  • 1Not easily controlled; unruly or disobedient.

    • ‘he recalled the days when a handful of unbiddable backbenchers could hold the government to ransom’
    badly behaved, disobedient, bad, misbehaved, misbehaving, wayward, defiant, unruly, insubordinate, wilful, self-willed, delinquent, undisciplined, unmanageable, uncontrollable, ungovernable, unbiddable, disorderly, disruptive, mutinous, fractious, refractory, recalcitrant, errant, wild, wicked, obstreperous, difficult, troublesome, awkward, contrary, perverse, attention-seeking, exasperating, incorrigible
  • 2Bridge
    Not strong enough to justify a bid.

    • ‘some hands would be unbiddable if we applied that rule to them’