Defiant and Intractable

Defiant

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Defiant adjective – Given to resisting authority or another's control.
Usage example: the defiant puppy refused to let go of the football

Intractable is a synonym for defiant in disobedient topic. In some cases you can use "Intractable" instead an adjective "Defiant", when it comes to topics like unruly, rebellious.
Nearby Words: defiance, defiantly
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Intractable

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Intractable adjective – Given to resisting authority or another's control.
Usage example: an intractable child who deliberately does the opposite of whatever he is told

Defiant is a synonym for intractable in disobedient topic. You can use "Defiant" instead an adjective "Intractable", if it concerns topics such as unruly, rebellious.
Nearby Words: intractability, intractably
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