Contumacious

Definition of Contumacious

Con`tu`ma´cious   Pronunciation: kǒn`tũ`mā´shŭs
a.1.Exhibiting contumacy; contemning authority; obstinate; perverse; stubborn; disobedient.
There is another very, efficacious method for subduing the most obstinate, contumacious sinner.
- Hammond.
2.(Law) Willfully disobedient to the summons or orders of a court.

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alienated, beyond control, breachy, contrary, defiant, disaffected, estranged, factious, fractious, froward, impatient of control, incorrigible, indocile, indomitable, insuppressible, insurgent, intractable, irreconcilable, irrepressible, obstreperous, ornery, out of hand, perverse, rebellious, recalcitrant, refractory, resistant, resisting, restive, seditious, shrewish, unbiddable, uncontrollable, ungovernable, unmalleable, unmanageable, unmoldable, unruly, unsubmissive, wild
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