noun, plural mu·ti·nies.
verb (used without object), mu·ti·nied, mu·ti·ny·ing.
Words nearby mutiny
Origin of mutiny
OTHER WORDS FROM mutinypre·mu·ti·ny, noun, plural pre·mu·ti·nies; verb (used with object), pre·mu·ti·nied, pre·mu·ti·ny·ing.
Examples from the Web for mutinying
They're always deserting and mutinying; I have to carry a gun on me to make them mind.Ranson's Folly|Richard Harding Davis
Fearnes refused to give Holmes any proper account of the stores, and the sailors were mutinying for pay.Rupert Prince Palatine|Eva Scott
The army, finding the government totally unprepared to satisfy its claims, was on the point of mutinying.The Life of George Washington, Vol. 1 (of 5)|John Marshall
I should not be afraid of their mutinying or running away, but of their drooping and dying.Army Life in a Black Regiment|Thomas Wentworth Higginson
At Vinoy's very first review they were on the point of mutinying.History of the Commune of 1871|P. Lissagary