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Based on little or no evidence or probability; unfounded:
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  1. Based on little or no evidence or probability; unfounded:
  2. Occurring, growing, or living in a natural state; not domesticated, cultivated, or tamed:
  3. Characterized by a lack of moral restraint; dissolute or licentious:
Wild, uncontrolled, especially of animals not domesticated or trained to human contact.
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  1. Wild, uncontrolled, especially of animals not domesticated or trained to human contact.
Not civilized; barbarous; unenlightened
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  1. Not civilized; barbarous; unenlightened
  2. Used to describe people who display a marked lack of manners as defined by a given culture.
  3. Crude, barbarous, wild, uncultured.
Without civilization; primitive; barbarous
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  1. Without civilization; primitive; barbarous
  2. Not domesticated or cultivated; wild:
  3. Wild, uncultivated, rugged, etc.
Of, belonging to, or characteristic of such inhabitants:
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  1. Of, belonging to, or characteristic of such inhabitants:
  2. Natural, unaltered, or unadorned:
  3. Being such by birth or origin:
Inadequately educated; lacking art or knowledge; unrefined; uncultured; uncivilized.
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  1. Inadequately educated; lacking art or knowledge; unrefined; uncultured; uncivilized.
  2. Not cultivated by standard agricultural methods:
  3. Not cultivated by agricultural methods; not prepared for cultivation.
Characteristic of barbarians; primitive or lacking in civilization
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  1. Characteristic of barbarians; primitive or lacking in civilization
  2. Marked by the use or occurrence of barbarisms in spoken or written language.
  3. (Obs.) Foreign or alien; in the ancient world, non-Greek, non-Roman, or non-Christian
Of a violently cruel nature; savage; wild
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  1. Of a violently cruel nature; savage; wild
  2. Extremely powerful or destructive:
  3. Hostile and violent, especially by nature or temperament; ferocious:
Showing, or resulting from, strong feeling or emotion; vehement; furious
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  1. Showing, or resulting from, strong feeling or emotion; vehement; furious
  2. Causing or intending to cause damage, injury, or death, often when involving great force:
  3. Characterized by extreme emotion, especially anger:
Marked by or causing turmoil; unruly or boisterous
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  1. Marked by or causing turmoil; unruly or boisterous
  2. Moving rapidly or violently:
  3. Full of commotion or wild disorder
Not peaceful, the opposite of peaceful.
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  1. Not peaceful, the opposite of peaceful.
Of, relating to, or resembling a tempest:
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  1. Of, relating to, or resembling a tempest:
  2. Characterized by violent emotions or actions; tumultuous:
  3. Violent; turbulent
Put out of order; jumbled
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  1. Put out of order; jumbled
  2. Being in a condition of confusion or disarray.
  3. Chaotic; without clear order; in a state of disorder.
Shaken; perturbed; excited
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  1. Shaken; perturbed; excited
Mentally or emotionally upset or unbalanced
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  1. Mentally or emotionally upset or unbalanced
  2. Being or resulting from being emotionally or mentally troubled:
  3. Unsettled, broken up, or altered in structure or function:
  1. Martial, bellicose or militaristic.
  2. Fit for, fond of, or ready for war; bellicose; martial
  3. Hostile and belligerent.
Rising up against established authority; rebellious
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  1. Rising up against established authority; rebellious
  2. Designating or of a faction in revolt against the leadership of a political party
  3. Designating or of a revolt or rebellion not well enough organized to be recognized in international law as belligerency
Likely to commit mutiny.
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  1. Likely to commit mutiny.
  2. Unruly; disaffected:
  3. Like or characteristic of mutiny
Engaging in rioting or inciting to riot
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  1. Engaging in rioting or inciting to riot
  2. Having the nature of a riot
  3. Without restraint; disorderly; boisterous
  1. Not governable
  2. Incapable of being governed, restrained, or controlled.
  3. That cannot be governed or controlled; unruly, wild, etc.
Of or relating to nihilism.
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Not following established customs, beliefs, etc.
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  1. Not following established customs, beliefs, etc.
Breaking with convention or tradition; not orthodox.
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  1. Breaking with convention or tradition; not orthodox.
  2. Unusual, unconventional, or idiosyncratic
Given to, engaging in, or promoting sedition.
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  1. Given to, engaging in, or promoting sedition.
  2. Of, relating to, or having the nature of sedition:
  3. Of, like, or constituting sedition
(Law) Constituting treason; treasonable or seditious
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  1. (Law) Constituting treason; treasonable or seditious
  2. Of, or having the nature of, a traitor; treacherous; faithless
  3. Having the character of a traitor; disloyal
Of or like a recusant
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  1. Of or like a recusant
Obstinately disobedient or rebellious; insubordinate.
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  1. Obstinately disobedient or rebellious; insubordinate.
  2. Obstinately resisting authority; insubordinate; disobedient
Of or pertaining to a revolution in government; tending to, or promoting, revolution; as, revolutionary war; revolutionary measures; revolutionary agitators.
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  1. Of or pertaining to a revolution in government; tending to, or promoting, revolution; as, revolutionary war; revolutionary measures; revolutionary agitators.
  2. (Advertising) pertaining to something that portends of great change; overthrowing a standing mindset
  3. Marked by or resulting in radical change:
  1. Contumacious
  2. Not submissive to authority:
  3. Not submitting to authority; intractable, insolent, disobedient, etc.
  1. Not obedient.
  2. Not obedient; refusing or failing to obey; insubordinate; refractory
Of, pertaining to, or similar to pirates
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  1. Of, pertaining to, or similar to pirates
Characterized by tyranny; despotic.
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  1. Characterized by tyranny; despotic.
  2. Tyrannical, despotic or oppressive
  3. Tyrannical; despotic, oppressive, unjust, etc.
Of, like, or supporting anarchy:
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  1. Of, like, or supporting anarchy:
  2. Likely to produce or result in anarchy.
  3. Chaotic, without law or order.
Not in agreement with accepted beliefs, especially in church doctrine or dogma.
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  1. Not in agreement with accepted beliefs, especially in church doctrine or dogma.
  2. Holding unorthodox opinions.
  3. Departing from or opposed to the usual beliefs or established doctrines, esp. in religion; inclining toward heresy; unorthodox
Of or pertaining to a despot or tyrant.
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  1. Of or pertaining to a despot or tyrant.
  2. Acting or ruling as a despot, tyrannical.
  3. Of or like a despot; autocratic; tyrannical
Immoral or evil.
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  1. Immoral or evil.
  2. Full of or exhibiting faults or errors:
  3. Being in poor condition; diseased:
Having the nature of crime; being a crime
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  1. Having the nature of crime; being a crime
  2. Shameful; disgraceful:
  3. Of, involving, or having the nature of crime:
Characterized by anger or spite; malicious:
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  1. Characterized by anger or spite; malicious:
  2. Bad or blameworthy by report; infamous:
  3. Morally bad or wrong; wicked:
  1. Boldly resisting opposition.
  2. Marked by defiance; boldly resisting.
  3. Full of defiance; openly and boldly resisting
Crude, unfinished, or made with limited skill:
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  1. Crude, unfinished, or made with limited skill:
  2. Ill-mannered, discourteous, or insulting:
  3. Having or showing little skill or development; primitive
Resistant to chemical decomposition; decomposing extremely slowly.
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  1. Resistant to chemical decomposition; decomposing extremely slowly.
  2. Refusing to obey authority, custom, regulation, etc.; stubbornly defiant
  3. Difficult to manage or deal with:
Resistant to treatment:
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  1. Resistant to treatment:
  2. Having a high melting point. Ceramics that are made from clay and minerals are often refractory, as are metal oxides and carbides. Refractory materials are often used as liners in furnaces.
  3. Difficult to melt or work; resistant to heat:
Of or constituting a transgression; specif., designed to challenge conventional ideas, beliefs, etc.
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  1. Of or constituting a transgression; specif., designed to challenge conventional ideas, beliefs, etc.
  2. Exceeding a limit or boundary, especially of social acceptability.
  3. Of or relating to a genre of fiction, filmmaking, or art characterized by graphic depictions of behavior that violate socially acceptable norms, often involving violence, drug use, and sexual deviancy.
Not authorized or sanctioned, as by rules
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  1. Not authorized or sanctioned, as by rules
  2. Prohibited by official rules:
  3. Unacceptable to or not performable by a computer:
Being against the law; illegal:
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  1. Being against the law; illegal:
  2. Being against established or accepted rules and standards:
  3. Wrongful or unlawful.
(Linguistics) Improperly formed; ungrammatical.
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  1. (Linguistics) Improperly formed; ungrammatical.
  2. Not allowed by law, custom, rule, etc.; unlawful; improper; prohibited; unauthorized
Contrary to accepted morality or convention; illicit.
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  1. Contrary to accepted morality or convention; illicit.
  2. Not authorized by law; illegal.
  3. Not lawful; illegal.
Wrong or unjust:
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  1. Wrong or unjust:
  2. Full of wrong; unjust or injurious
  3. Without legal right; unlawful
Shameful; disgraceful:
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  1. Shameful; disgraceful:
  2. Of, involving, or having the nature of crime:
  3. Characteristic of a criminal.
Not authorized or sanctioned, as by rules
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  1. Not authorized or sanctioned, as by rules
  2. Unacceptable to or not performable by a computer:
  3. Prohibited by law; against the law; unlawful; illicit
Being against established or accepted rules and standards:
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  1. Being against established or accepted rules and standards:
  2. Wrongful or unlawful.
  3. Being against the law; illegal:
(Linguistics) Improperly formed; ungrammatical.
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  1. (Linguistics) Improperly formed; ungrammatical.
  2. Not sanctioned by custom or law; improper or unlawful.
Against moral or ethical standards; immoral
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  1. Against moral or ethical standards; immoral
  2. Not lawful; illegal.
  3. Punishable under criminal law.
Wrong or unjust:
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  1. Wrong or unjust:
  2. Full of wrong; unjust or injurious
  3. Without legal right; unlawful
Not complying with the restraints of order and law; unruly; lawless.
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  1. Not complying with the restraints of order and law; unruly; lawless.
  2. (Law) Offensive to good morals and public decency.
  3. Not in order; marked by disorder or disarray.
Peevish; irritable; cross
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  1. Peevish; irritable; cross
  2. Given to troublemaking
  3. Having a peevish nature; cranky.
Resistant to authority or discipline; recalcitrant.
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  1. Resistant to authority or discipline; recalcitrant.
  2. Not docile; difficult to manage or discipline
Hard to work, manipulate, cure, treat, etc.
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  1. Hard to work, manipulate, cure, treat, etc.
  2. Difficult to manage, deal with, or change to an acceptable condition:
  3. Not tractable or to be drawn or guided by persuasion; not easily governed, managed, or directed; uncontrollable; incurable; violent; stubborn; obstinate.
Stubbornly adhering to an attitude, opinion, or course of action; obdurate.
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  1. Stubbornly adhering to an attitude, opinion, or course of action; obdurate.
  2. Not easily subdued, ended, etc.
  3. Difficult to manage, control, or treat:
Noisily unruly or defiant:
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  1. Noisily unruly or defiant:
  2. Noisy, boisterous, or unruly, esp. in resisting or opposing
Difficult to manage or deal with:
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  1. Difficult to manage or deal with:
  2. Refusing to obey authority, custom, regulation, etc.; stubbornly defiant
  3. Resistant to chemical decomposition; decomposing extremely slowly.
Resistant to treatment:
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  1. Resistant to treatment:
  2. Difficult to melt or work; resistant to heat:
  3. Having a high melting point. Ceramics that are made from clay and minerals are often refractory, as are metal oxides and carbides. Refractory materials are often used as liners in furnaces.
  1. Not able to be controlled, contained or governed.
  2. Impossible to control or govern:
  1. Not governable
  2. Incapable of being governed, restrained, or controlled.
  3. That cannot be governed or controlled; unruly, wild, etc.
  1. Not manageable; not readily submitting to handling or management; not easily restrained, governed, or directed; not controllable.
  2. Difficult or impossible to manage or control:
Difficult to keep in place or in order:
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  1. Difficult to keep in place or in order:
  2. Difficult or impossible to discipline, control, or rule:
  3. Wild; uncontrolled
Not favorable or fortunate; adverse, inauspicious, etc.
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  1. Not favorable or fortunate; adverse, inauspicious, etc.
  2. Inappropriate, improper, unseemly, etc.
  3. Unruly, troublesome.
Risky; imprudent:
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  1. Risky; imprudent:
  2. Occurring, growing, or living in a natural state; not domesticated, cultivated, or tamed:
  3. Characterized by a lack of moral restraint; dissolute or licentious:
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