Antonyms of adj insubordinate

2 senses of insubordinate

Sense 1
insubordinate (vs. subordinate) -- (not submissive to authority; "a history of insubordinate behavior"; "insubordinate boys")

subordinate (vs. insubordinate) -- (subject or submissive to authority or the control of another; "a subordinate kingdom")
        => feudatory -- (owing feudal allegiance to or being subject to a sovereign; "it remained feudatory to India until 1365")
        => ruled -- (subject to a ruling authority; "the ruled mass")
        => subject, dependent -- (being under the power or sovereignty of another or others; "subject peoples"; "a dependent prince")
        => subservient -- (compliant and obedient to authority; "editors and journalists who express opinions in print that are opposed to the interests of the rich are dismissed and replaced by subservient ones"-G. B. Shaw)

Sense 2
insubordinate, resistant, resistive -- (disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority)

INDIRECT (VIA defiant) -> compliant -- (disposed or willing to comply; "children compliant with the parental will")

Similarity of adj insubordinate

2 senses of insubordinate

Sense 1
insubordinate (vs. subordinate) -- (not submissive to authority; "a history of insubordinate behavior"; "insubordinate boys")
       => contumacious -- (wilfully obstinate; stubbornly disobedient; "a contumaceous witness is subject to punishment")
       => disobedient, unruly -- (unwilling to submit to authority; "unruly teenagers")
       => mutinous -- (disposed to or in a state of mutiny; "the men became mutinous and insubordinate")
       => rebellious -- (resisting control or authority; "temperamentally rebellious"; "a rebellious crew")
          Also See-> defiant#1, noncompliant#1

Sense 2
insubordinate, resistant, resistive -- (disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority)
       => defiant (vs. compliant), noncompliant -- (boldly resisting authority or an opposing force; "brought up to be aggressive and defiant"; "a defiant attitude")

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