mutinous mutinous  /ˈmju tə nəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) disposed to or in a state of mutiny
  2. (adj) consisting of or characterized by or inciting to mutiny

Usage(s):

  1. Then he paid a hospital visit to soldiers wounded in the battle, reassured the mutinous pilots' fellow officers that they would bear no share of the blame.
  2. He called a meeting to assuage their disgruntlement and head off mutinous thoughts.
  3. Several mutinous army divisions were menacing the capital.

News

  1. Nigeria conflict over player bonuses remains unresolved

    BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) -- With a warning that their battle over bonuses is not over, Nigeria's mutinous footballers finally arrived at the Confederations Cup on Sunday with just a day to prepare for their opening match.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. Nigeria conflict over player bonuses still brewing

    BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) -- With a warning that their battle over bonuses is not over, Nigeria's mutinous footballers finally arrived at the Confederations Cup on Sunday with just a day to prepare for their opening match.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Bonus row unresolved as Nigeria arrives in Brazil

    BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) -- With a warning that their battle over bonuses is not over, Nigeria's mutinous footballers finally arrived at the Confederations Cup on Sunday with just a day to prepare for their opening match.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Daily Jeffersonian

Quotes

  1. "Our wives had dragged us to some ghastly chick flick," Newland remembers. "Over dinner afterwards, I spotted Matt doodling under his napkin. After the meal, he slid me a cartoon of two mutinous-looking husbands sitting in a cinema, glowering...
    on Oct 16, 2008 By: Martin Newland Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  2. "Grant must convince them that he is a good man-manager, that he has the sort of tactical nous Mourinho was famed for," Winter wrote. "Grant is highly regarded, but he has never faced such a task as this. [He will be] facing a near-mutinous...
    on Sep 20, 2007 By: Henry Winter Source: Jerusalem Post

  3. The uprising, Dalrymple writes, "was a very odd sort of religious war, where a Muslim emperor was pushed into rebellion against his Christian oppressors by a mutinous army of overwhelmingly Hindu sepoys (soldiers), who came to him of their own free...
    on Apr 13, 2008 By: William Dalrymple Source: TheChronicleHerald.ca

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