insubordination insubordination  /ɪn sə ˌbɔr də ˈneɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) defiance of authority
  2. (n) an insubordinate act

Usage(s):

  1. Arriving at the Caribbean island of Nevis, ship's carpenters built a gallows to hang Smith for insubordination.
  2. The following analysis will further outline and highlight the multiple acts of insubordination and repeated budget clashes that led to Monegan's dismissal.
  3. The film starts with Patton's campaign in North Africa, ends with the fall of the Third Reich and takes in his infamous temper and habit for insubordination along the way.

News

  1. Bridgewater-Raritan says band teacher bullied, tormented students to tears

    Larry Markiewicz, shown conducting the Raritan Valley Symphonic Band, is facing removal from his job as band director for Bridgewater-Raritan High School. The school district has leveled 13 counts and 11 charges against Markiewicz, including conduct 'unbecoming of a teacher' and insubordination.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: MyCentralJersey.com

  2. Bridgewater-Rartian says band teacher bullied, tormented students to tears

    Larry Markiewicz, shown conducting the Raritan Valley Symphonic Band, is facing removal from his job as band director for Bridgewater-Raritan High School. The school district has leveled 13 counts and 11 charges against Markiewicz, including conduct 'unbecoming of a teacher' and insubordination.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: MyCentralJersey.com

  3. Allentown students could be removed from class for failing to wear new uniforms

    When student uniforms are implemented at all Allentown schools next year, chronic policy violators could be removed from the classroom for insubordination.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Express-Times

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Quotes

  1. "Insubordination to the club," Wade said. "I'm not getting into the details. It's an internal matter."
    on Jun 26, 2008 By: Ed Wade Source: Houston Chronicle

  2. "The Brazilian system is one of the most modern in the world. We have few accidents compared to other countries in the world," Silva said. "Before this fact of insubordination, I have determined the Air Force Command put its house in order,...
    on Jun 25, 2007 By: Lula da Silva Source: International Herald Tribune

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