Student Thesaurus

One entry found for unruly.
Entry Word: unruly
Function: adjective
Text: 1 given to resisting authority or another's control <unruly pupils were given detention as a matter of course> -- see DISOBEDIENT
2 given to resisting control or discipline by others <a camp that was known as a place where unruly youths were given their last chance to shape up> -- see UNCONTROLLABLE
3 not restrained by or under the control of legal authority <unruly mobs roamed the streets of the capital after the government leaders had fled> -- see LAWLESS