English to Filipino Meaning :: recalcitrant

matigas ang ulo, ayaw sumunod, suwail, sutil
Recalcitrant :
matigas ang ulo
- matigas ang ulo

Show English Meaning

Adjective(1) stubbornly resistant to authority or control(2) marked by stubborn resistance to authority

Show Examples

(1) When the House Republican leadership on occasion has given him a list of recalcitrant members to rope in on a specific bill, he never has delivered.(2) She has compared recalcitrant education officials to children who need to be disciplined.(3) Faced with difficulties from recalcitrant landowners and political opponents, the scheme eventually necessitated financial rescue by the king himself.(4) There are some who say it is their ÔÇÿjobÔÇÖ to be a political recalcitrant and cause disruption.(5) The force has not disclosed exactly how weapons would be confiscated from any recalcitrant gunmen, insisting only that they would be vigorous in enforcing the rule.(6) Rarely do recalcitrant companies get punished.(7) If this seems crazy, then crazier still is that a solution exists to reconcile this, yet those in a position to make it happen are, like recalcitrant pupils, not paying attention.(8) Accustomed to yelling at recalcitrant dogs and pushy hunt followers, Ferry exudes authority and self-possession.(9) The Belgians in the Congo, the French in Algeria, practiced torture and sexual humiliation on despised recalcitrant natives.(10) The Commissioner's powers to approve, audit and discipline recalcitrant players are uncertain in the Bill.(11) Southern states were somewhat recalcitrant , and some even maintained a separate holiday to honor Confederate war dead.(12) It seems puzzling why the president is so determined to battle recalcitrant Senate Republicans over the size and makeup of the tax-cut legislation.(13) It may be possible to chip away at recalcitrant citizens by portraying the obstinate allies as mischievous or worse.(14) To bring in the law as a big stick with which to beat parents of recalcitrant kids implies that there can be no discipline: only punishment.(15) James' sojourn in Gooding lasted less than a year before he was returned to his family who were apparently instructed to keep paper, pens, and inks away from the recalcitrant .(16) For the recalcitrant , reformers might propose a variety of modest steps.
1. uncooperative ::
2. intractable ::
3. obstreperous ::
4. truculent ::
5. insubordinate ::
matigas ang ulo
6. defiant ::
matigas ang ulo
7. rebellious ::
8. willful ::
matigas ang ulo
9. wayward ::
10. headstrong ::
matigas ang ulo
11. self-willed ::
may sariling pasya
12. contrary ::
13. perverse ::
matigas ang ulo
14. difficult ::
15. refractory ::
matigas ang ulo
16. froward ::
Ang magdarayang
17. contumacious ::
1. amenable ::
2. compliant ::
3. docile ::
4. obedient ::
5. submissive ::
6. tractable ::
Different Forms
English to Filipino Dictionary: recalcitrant

Meaning and definitions of recalcitrant, translation in Filipino language for recalcitrant with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of recalcitrant in Filipino and in English language.

Tags for the entry "recalcitrant"

What recalcitrant means in Filipino, recalcitrant meaning in Filipino, recalcitrant definition, examples and pronunciation of recalcitrant in Filipino language.

English to Filipino Dictionary

commonly confused words
form of verbs

Words by Category

Topic Wise Words

Learn 3000+ Common Words

Learn Common GRE Words

Learn Words Everyday

Most Searched Words

Word of the day

● Harry
palayawin, balahibo ng tupa, manghuli, kumuha ng pagkain, pandarambong, manloob, sirain, lumuray, pagpinsala, tumaob, atake, manggulo, magpapagod, mamugad, lumampas ang luto, usigin, mapahiya, makasakit, pumilit, sugpuin, mang-api, masupil, maniilmanloob
Your Favorite Words
Currently you do not have any favorite word. To make a word favorite you have to click on the heart button.