Indisciplinable

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Indisciplinable Not disciplinable; undisciplinable.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • indisciplinable Incapable of being disciplined, or subjected to discipline; undisciplinable.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. in-, not + disciplinable,: cf. F. indisciplinable,

Usage

In literature:

Subject to indiscipline, they have many a fault to find with him who is well educated.
"The Sportsman" by Xenophon
This abnormal concurrence of indiscipline was extremely unlucky for the bishop.
"Soul of a Bishop" by H. G. Wells
Aboard the Arabella there was to be none of the ruffianly indiscipline that normally prevailed in buccaneering vessels.
"Captain Blood" by Rafael Sabatini
Brave Rostan,* whom I treated harshly one day, and who likes me because I did right, has been arrested for indiscipline in the National Guard.
"The Memoirs of Victor Hugo" by Victor Hugo
Everything smacks of indiscipline, of disgust at the king's service, and of asperity towards one's self.
"A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume VI. of VI." by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
Lee's official reports and correspondence allude in the strongest terms to the indiscipline of his army.
"Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War" by G. F. R. Henderson
Queen, the pathetic victim of the indiscipline of her own impulses, was gone.
"The Pretty Lady" by Arnold E. Bennett
It knows no indisciplined cruelty.
"New York Times, Current History, Vol 1, Issue 1" by Various
The commandants were at variance and there was indiscipline in the laagers.
"A Handbook of the Boer War" by Gale and Polden, Limited
The indiscipline of the National Guard contrasts strangely with the patriotism of their words.
"Diary of the Besieged Resident in Paris" by Henry Labouchère
Cavalry, Confederate, its indiscipline, 60.
"Destruction and Reconstruction:" by Richard Taylor
He took over a command where slackness and indiscipline were general.
"The Armed Forces Officer" by U. S. Department of Defense
Tall stories of dissipation, indiscipline, scandal, had preceded the poor fellow.
"Secret Memoirs: The Story of Louise, Crown Princess" by Henry W. Fischer
Like all indisciplines they hinder but they do not contradict the movement.
"New Worlds For Old" by Herbert George Wells
Doubtless the laxity and indiscipline he might observe would produce a not dissimilar revulsion.
"Merchantmen-at-Arms" by David W. Bone
They must bear with a little indiscipline.
"The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly" by Charles James Lever
The indisciplinable mass offered no resistance.
"History of the Commune of 1871" by P. Lissagary
At this time there was a good deal of indiscipline in the garrison, with which General Elliot dealt severely.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 8" by Various
The army had been thinned by desertion and was enervated by long indiscipline.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 2" by Various
But Royalist indiscipline ruined everything.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 4" by Various
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