Antonyms of adj disobedient

2 senses of disobedient

Sense 1
disobedient (vs. obedient) -- (not obeying or complying with commands of those in authority; "disobedient children")

obedient (vs. disobedient) -- (dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority; "an obedient soldier"; "obedient children"; "a little man obedient to his wife"; "the obedient colonies...are heavily taxed; the refractory remain unburdened"- Edmund Burke)
        => acquiescent, biddable -- (willing to carry out the orders or wishes of another without protest; "too acquiescent to challenge authority")
        => conformable -- (quick to comply; "I have been to you a true and humble wife, at all times to your will conformable"-Shakespeare)
        => dutiful, duteous -- (willingly obedient out of a sense of duty and respect; "a dutiful child"; "a dutiful citizen"; "Patient Griselda was a chaste and duteous wife";)
        => Y2K compliant -- (prepared to accurately process date and time data between and into the 20th and 21st centuries)

Sense 2
disobedient, unruly -- (unwilling to submit to authority; "unruly teenagers")

INDIRECT (VIA insubordinate) -> subordinate -- (subject or submissive to authority or the control of another; "a subordinate kingdom")

Similarity of adj disobedient

2 senses of disobedient

Sense 1
disobedient (vs. obedient) -- (not obeying or complying with commands of those in authority; "disobedient children")
       => contrary, obstinate, perverse, wayward -- (resistant to guidance or discipline; "Mary Mary quite contrary"; "an obstinate child with a violent temper"; "a perverse mood"; "wayward behavior")
       => fractious, refractory, recalcitrant -- (stubbornly resistant to authority or control; "a fractious animal that would not submit to the harness"; "a refractory child")
       => froward, headstrong, self-willed, willful, wilful -- (habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition)
       => recusant -- (refusing to submit to authority; "the recusant electors...cooperated in electing a new Senate"- Mary W.Williams)
          Also See-> bad#1; defiant#1, noncompliant#1; incorrigible#1; intractable#1; stubborn#1, obstinate#1, unregenerate#1; unmanageable#2, difficult#2

Sense 2
disobedient, unruly -- (unwilling to submit to authority; "unruly teenagers")
       => insubordinate (vs. subordinate) -- (not submissive to authority; "a history of insubordinate behavior"; "insubordinate boys")

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