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Related to noncompliant: perpetuate, indomitable, inevitably, anomalous, flawed, versatility, vehemently
Failure or refusal to comply.
non′com·pli′ant adj. & n.
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|Noun||1.||noncompliant - a person who refuses to comply |
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
negativist - someone who refuses to do what is asked or does the opposite of what is asked
|Adj.||1.||noncompliant - boldly resisting authority or an opposing force; "brought up to be aggressive and defiant"; "a defiant attitude"|
disobedient - not obeying or complying with commands of those in authority; "disobedient children"
insubordinate - not submissive to authority; "a history of insubordinate behavior"; "insubordinate boys"
intractable - not tractable; difficult to manage or mold; "an intractable disposition"; "intractable pain"; "the most intractable issue of our era"; "intractable metal"
unwilling - not disposed or inclined toward; "an unwilling assistant"; "unwilling to face facts"
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