Student Thesaurus

One entry found for untoward.
Entry Word: untoward
Function: adjective
Text: 1 given to resisting authority or another's control <tried to reason with the untoward child> -- see DISOBEDIENT
2 given to resisting control or discipline by others <a program for untoward teenagers that is designed to give them the kind of discipline that their parents were unable or unwilling to administer> -- see UNCONTROLLABLE