Share this entry

Share this page


Line breaks: ill-disciplined

Definition of ill-disciplined in English:


Behaving badly and with a lack of control: firm steps will be taken to deal with ill-disciplined children a reckless and ill-disciplined player
More example sentences
  • In both cases, superior arms and training quickly over-awed ill-disciplined opponents.
  • However, 5-1 was hard on Magdalen, who were certainly lively in the first half, if ill-disciplined at the close.
  • But as we know, many companies are ill-disciplined in applying security patches as they come out.

Share this entry

Share this page


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day glen
Pronunciation: ɡlɛn
a narrow valley, especially in Scotland or Ireland