dis-obedience

disobedience

[dis-uh-bee-dee-uhns]
noun
lack of obedience or refusal to comply; disregard or transgression.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English < Old French desobedience, equivalent to des- dis-1 + obedience obedience

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disobedience (ˌdɪsəˈbiːdɪəns)
 
n
lack of obedience

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disobedience
c.1400, from O.Fr. desobedience, from a V.L. word (replacing L. inobedientia) from L. dis- (see dis-) + obedientia (see obedience). The English word replaced earlier desobeissance in this sense.
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