Pronunciation of Ungovernable
/ʌnɡˈʌvənəbə͡l/, /ʌnɡˈʌvənəbəl/, /ʌ_n_ɡ_ˈʌ_v_ə_n_ə_b_əl/
Antonyms for ungovernable:
Synonyms for ungovernable:
Other synonyms and related words:
indocile, rambunctious, lawless, restive, disorderly, uncontrollable, irrepressible, boisterous, rumbustious, untoward, fractious, uncorrectable, refractory, wilful, willful, obstinate, recusant, wild, rebel, balky, perverse, obstreperous, headstrong, Incompliant, violent, naughty, robustious, froward, petulant, contumacious, Incontrollable.
insubordinate, Disregardful, undisciplined, mischievous, treasonous, anarchistic, nonconformist, mutinous, factious, unruly, rebellious, contrary, intractable, unmanageable, Disobeying, recalcitrant, treacherous, traitorous, defiant, disobedient, wayward, Misbehaving, subversive, seditious, out of control, disloyal.
out of control (adjective)
Sense 4 (noun)
Usage examples for ungovernable:
- Stripped of all pretense, he showed the ungovernable nature of his temper. - "The Mysterious Rider", Zane Grey.
- And then the crying broke out from the house- big with destiny, to be heard all over the place, so that Kongstrup slunk away shamefaced, and the other grew angry and ungovernable. - "Pelle the Conqueror, Vol. 2", Martin Anderson Nexo.
- Skis seemed to her to be the most ungovernable and least practical means of travel that the madness of man had ever concocted. - "The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns", Arnold Bennett.