nonobedience

[ non-oh-bee-dee-uh ns ]
/ ˌnɒn oʊˈbi di əns /

noun

absence or lack of obedience.

Nearby words

  1. nonni,
  2. nonnitrogenous,
  3. nonnuclear,
  4. nonny-nonny,
  5. nono,
  6. nonobjective,
  7. nonobservance,
  8. nonobstructive jaundice,
  9. nonoccurrence,
  10. nonofficial

Origin of nonobedience

First recorded in 1575–85; non- + obedience

Related formsnon·o·be·di·ent, adjectivenon·o·be·di·ent·ly, adjective

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