anti-authority

anti-authority

adj
demonstrating a rejection of authority
Translations

anti-authority

[ˈæntɪɔːˈθɒrɪtɪ] ADJ [speeches, attitude] → antiautoritario, contestatario
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Moments of black comedy bring shade to the script's deep sadness and humanity, and although strongly anti-war and anti-authority, this is a salute to comradeship and finding dignity and honour in the service of others.
Boys are socialised in age and gender-specific street cultures - ways of life marked by the values of toughness, territoriality, anti-authority, group loyalty and hostility to outsiders.
Cryptocurrencies are innately anti-authority technologies.
An anti-authority attitude is going to hurt you one way or another.
Of course, the student was exhibiting a classic case of the anti-authority response to what seemed to be the CFI's gentle observation that his risk-management knowledge wouldn't get him through the coming checkride.
Younger baby boomers are anti-authority and anti-establishment, have gone through some difficult times economically, and want to know what their peers think.
PitbullFarm say they are not a racist band - just anti-authority and anti-society but their lyrics regularly feature racist slang for black people.
However, now Kesey's anti-authority fable - set in a psychiatric hospital - is being brought to life in a way even Nicholson at his most unhinged would have struggled to envisage.
Other traits commonly ascribed to members of the Millennial generation include: short attention spans; a sense of entitlement; collaborative; team-oriented; opinionated; impatient; anti-authority.
The Communist government branded the rockers enemies of the state for their long hair, crazy outfits, secret concerts and anti-authority lyrics.
And that rubs off on you, the anti-authority side of him, the rebellious nature, the ***-you sort of thing and the working class hero vibe.
An appealing aspect of union people, generally speaking, is that they don't hesitate to extend their anti-authority analysis to their own work situation.