indocile definition

  • adjective:
    • Resistant to authority or discipline; recalcitrant.
    • Unwilling is taught or instructed; intractable or recalcitrant.
    • Not teachable; indisposed becoming taught, trained, or disciplined; perhaps not easily instructed or influenced; lifeless; intractable.
    • of persons
  • others:
    • Not teachable; perhaps not submissive to instruction or guidance; intractable.

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