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indocile

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Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdəʊsʌɪl
 
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Definition of indocile in English:

adjective

Origin

early 17th century: from French, or from Latin indocilis, from in- 'not' + docilis (see docile).

Derivatives

indocility

1
Pronunciation: /-də(ʊ)ˈsɪlɪti/
noun
Example sentences
  • Through flagrant indocility, Sukie immediately alerts potential buyers that she represents a ‘difficult’ slave, thereby reducing the price she may fetch and thus her ‘master's’ profit.

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