Of, pertaining to, or constituting mutiny.
Producing or tending to produce faction; causing dissension
Having a peevish nature; cranky.
Designating or of a faction in revolt against the leadership of a political party
The definition of recalcitrant is having behavior that is difficult to deal with and being uncooperative with authority.
Having the nature of a riot
Incapable of being changed; unalterable:
Difficult to treat or handle
Able to resist disease
Of, relating to, or having the nature of sedition:
Hard to control, restrain, or keep in order; disobedient, disorderly, etc.
Refusing or failing to obey
Capable of, offering, or showing resistance. Often used in combination:
Belonging to a lower or inferior class or rank; secondary.
Find another word for insubordinate. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for insubordinate, like: disobedient, mutinous, defiant, dissentious, factious, fractious, insurgent, recalcitrant, riotous, unyielding and officious.