uncooperative


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un·co·op·er·a·tive

 (ŭn′kō-ŏp′ər-ə-tĭv, -ŏp′rə-tĭv, -ŏp′ə-rā′tĭv)
adj.
Not cooperative: an uncooperative witness.

un′co·op′er·a·tive·ly adv.
un′co·op′er·a·tive·ness n.

uncooperative

(ˌʌnkəʊˈɒpərətɪv)
adj
making no effort at all to help other people or to make other people's lives easier
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uncooperative - unwilling to cooperateuncooperative - unwilling to cooperate; "an uncooperative witness"
unhelpful - providing no assistance
disobedient - not obeying or complying with commands of those in authority; "disobedient children"
cooperative - done with or working with others for a common purpose or benefit; "a cooperative effort"
2.uncooperative - intentionally unaccommodatinguncooperative - intentionally unaccommodating; "the action was not offensive to him but proved somewhat disobliging"
unaccommodating, unobliging - not accommodating; "the unaccommodating bus driver pulled out while she was banging on the door"

uncooperative

Translations

uncooperative

[ˈʌnkəʊˈɒpərətɪv] ADJpoco dispuesto a cooperar, nada colaborador

uncooperative

[ˌʌnkəʊˈɒpərətɪv] adjqui refuse de coopérer

uncooperative

adj attitudestur, wenig entgegenkommend; witness, colleaguewenig hilfreich, nicht hilfsbereit; the government office remained uncooperativedas Regierungsamt war auch weiterhin nicht zur Kooperation bereit; if the prisoner is still uncooperativewenn sich der Gefangene weiterhin weigert, mit uns zusammenzuarbeiten; why are you being so uncooperative?warum helfen Sie denn nicht mit?; you’re being rather uncooperativeSie sind nicht sehr hilfreich; an uncooperative partnerein Partner, der nicht mitmacht; they didn’t exactly go on strike, they just became uncooperativesie haben nicht gerade gestreikt, sie haben nur auf stur geschaltet

uncooperative

[ˌʌnkəʊˈɒprətɪv] adjrestio/a a collaborare

uncooperative

a. poco dócil; que no coopera.

uncooperative

adj no colaborador
References in periodicals archive ?
The suspects were uncooperative, said Ibay, and had refused to present their passports.
PESHAWAR -- The staff of National Testing Service (NTS) in Rahat Abad Office Peshawar is totally uncooperative in resolving the problems of male candidates who are being overlooked after visiting the office time and again.
The first book in the trilogy - "The Uncooperative Flying Carpet" - was published in 2018 and the second - "The Uncomfortable Glass Slippers" - releases across the US April 2020 with a tentative date for the final book - "The Uncontrollable Slingshot" - scheduled for late 2020.
The SEC explained why it took so long to sue Volkswagen and its former CEO after the automaker pleaded guilty in 2017 to criminal charges over the diesel-cheating scandal, saying it struggled with "long delays by VW in producing documents and other information, uncooperative witnesses who were reluctant or altogether refused to speak to the staff and efforts (with mixed success) to navigate cumbersome procedures for collecting evidence located abroad." [Reference Link]:[https://www.wsj.com/articles/vw-stalled-bond-probe-sec-says-11562626934]
The fishermen said that the Ibrahim Hyderi Police were reluctant to take action against these elements and said that the area SHO was uncooperative.
PESHAWAR -- Members of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on Tuesday flayed the province's police for being what they called arrogant and uncooperative with the people and their representatives.
The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) once again made news for all the wrong reasons as a passenger was denied entry into his flight despite the issuance of boarding pass while an uncooperative' staff member misbehaved with him.
Senate President Vicente Sotto III chided Leyte Representative Vicente Veloso for threatening to campaign against senators who are "uncooperative" with the Duterte administration's federalism push.
ISLAMABAD -- Former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar on Sunday stated that India's stubbornness and uncooperative behavior are biggest obstacle in solving the myth of Mumbai attacks.
Lawyers for the New Orleans district attorney's office asked a federal judge Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit claiming they illegally intimidate uncooperative witnesses including crime victims with fake or wrongfully obtained subpoenas and jail time.<br />The lawsuit sought unspecified damages from District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro's office.
The Director of Public Prosecutions last year asked the PAC to introduce new provisions in the Parliamentary Powers and Privileges Bill, 2014, to issue warrants of arrest and fine uncooperative governors.
The article titled "Time and Covariance Threshold Triggered Optimal Uncooperative Rendezvous Using Angles-Only Navigation" [1], is an extended version of the authors' conference article, "You Yue, Wang Hua, C.