Translation of disobedient in Spanish:


desobediente, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌdɪsəˈbidiənt/ /dɪsəˈbiːdɪənt/

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    to be disobedient to sth/sb desobedecer algo/a algn
    • Jacob looked utterly defeated at that moment, as if I were a disobedient child that refused to be punished.
    • Very often such limitations take the form of disobedient opposition to the rules.
    • In it, a mischievous and disobedient kitten, Tom, gets lost in the hidden places of ‘an old, old house, full of cupboards and passages’.
    • My sisters always said that I am the disobedient and rebellious child, but did I ever care?
    • A lot of the behaviour parents call naughty or disobedient is just a normal part of development.
    • I mean, that's the biggest way I was disobedient with my parents.
    • It begins with a character named Zoe who decries the practice of rewarding punctuality while punishing those who are late or disobedient.
    • ‘Hop in quickly,’ my pilot Adam hollered, as the crew struggled to hold the disobedient balloon.
    • Anita, a few years older, is everything Meena wants to be - the disobedient, uncompromising leader of a gang of girls.
    • Whether the country's powerful media outlets like it or not, disobedient voices have transformed the national debate.
    • Police worked overtime at the weekend, patrolling roads for close to 20 hours on Saturday in an effort to catch disobedient drivers.
    • The whole event existed somewhere between a mildly disobedient vigil, a human rights conference, and a counterculture festival.
    • My brother describes me as constitutionally disobedient.
    • With the day progressing and the sun beating down relentlessly, the animals became increasingly irritable and even disobedient.
    • Meanwhile, City Of York Council's Murray Rose has introduced a range of initiatives to improve the behaviour of the most disobedient pupils.
    • The warning letter is being sent out to persistently disobedient operators along with details of similar cases that resulted in people being jailed or fined.
    • A four-year-old may be disobedient today, but it isn't necessarily clear what that means for the child's behaviour tomorrow.
    • Children cannot be shown as disobedient or in conflict with adults.
    • Although they still have some problems with disobedient clientele, they are seriously trying to comply with the law of the land.