Antonyms for

Antonyms of adj docile

3 senses of docile

Sense 1:
docile (vs. stubborn)

stubborn (vs. docile), obstinate, unregenerate
bloody-minded, cantankerousbolshy, stroppybullheaded, bullet-headed, pigheadeddogged, dour, persistent, pertinacious, tenacious, unyieldingcontrarious, cross-graineddeterminedhardheaded, mulishstiff-neckedstrong-minded, strong-willed
Sense 2:
docile, teachable

INDIRECT (VIA tractable) -> intractable

Sense 3:
docile, gentle

INDIRECT (VIA tame) -> wild, untamed © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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