undisciplined


undisciplined
a) not subjected to discipline or correction; uncorrected
b) lacking in control; ungoverned

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  • undisciplined — index capricious, disobedient, disordered, disorderly, inexperienced, intractable, irresponsible, lawless …   Law dictionary

  • undisciplined — late 14c., untrained, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of DISCIPLINE (Cf. discipline) (v.). Cf. Ger. undisciplinirt, Swed. odisciplinerad. Specific meaning not subject to military discipline is attested from 1718 …   Etymology dictionary

  • undisciplined — [adj] uncontrolled defiant, disorderly, headstrong, inconsistent, insubordinate, lacking self control, mischievous, naughty, noncompliant, ungoverned, unrestrained, unruly, untrained, wayward; concept 401 …   New thesaurus

  • undisciplined — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ lacking in discipline; uncontrolled in behaviour or manner …   English terms dictionary

  • undisciplined — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • undisciplined — [[t]ʌ̱ndɪ̱sɪplɪnd[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you describe someone as undisciplined, you mean that they behave badly or in a disorganized way. ...a noisy and undisciplined group of students... Teachers often view youth workers as undisciplined and… …   English dictionary

  • undisciplined — adjective you ve never seen such a bunch of undisciplined kids and pets under one roof Syn: unruly, disorderly, disobedient, badly behaved, recalcitrant, restive, wayward, delinquent, rebellious, refractory, insubordinate, disruptive, errant, out …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • undisciplined — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • undisciplined — Synonyms and related words: adrift, afloat, alternating, amorphous, bad, bibulous, capricious, changeable, changeful, crapulent, crapulous, desultory, deviable, disobedient, dizzy, eccentric, erratic, excessive, extravagant, extreme, fast and… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • undisciplined — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. wild, chaotic; lawless, licentious; primitive, savage; spontaneous, capricious, erratic. See changeableness, illegality. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. lazy, unregimented, self indulgent,… …   English dictionary for students


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