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
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