Pronunciation of Factious
/fˈakʃəs/, /fˈakʃəs/, /f_ˈa_k_ʃ_ə_s/
Antonyms for factious:
Synonyms for factious:
Other synonyms and related words:
conflicting, warring (adjective)
traitorous, disloyal, seditious, anarchistic, intractable, ungovernable, contrary, wayward, recalcitrant, Disregardful, subversive, undisciplined, treasonous, mischievous, rebellious, unmanageable, Misbehaving, insubordinate, disobedient, out of control, defiant, nonconformist, mutinous, unruly, Disobeying, treacherous.
Usage examples for factious:
- For as they were many in number, so were they wonderfully divided: some being Martinists, some Papists, some neither the one nor the other, but generally given to be factious, so that the horror at home was equal to the hazard abroad. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.
- I now mounted the factious mare, whilst Antonio followed on my own horse. - "The Bible in Spain", George Borrow.