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Definitions for indocile
ɪnˈdɒs ɪlin·docile

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. indocile, uncontrollable, ungovernable, unrulyadjective

    of persons

    "the little boy's parents think he is spirited, but his teacher finds him unruly"

Wiktionary

  1. indocileadjective

    Unwilling to be taught or instructed; intractable or recalcitrant.

    Etymology: From either the indocile or the indocilis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Indocileadjective

    not teachable; indisposed to be taught, trained, or disciplined; not easily instructed or governed; dull; intractable

    Etymology: [L. indocilis: cf. F. indocile. See In- not, and Docile.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Indocile

    in-dō′sīl, or in-dos′il, adj. not docile: not disposed to be instructed—also Indō′cible.—n. Indocil′ity.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of indocile in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of indocile in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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