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The Indian, of the type which we have chosen to judge him by, is pre-eminently indocile and inflexible.

They appear to live upon horseback, and are indolent, indocile, and useless out of the saddle.

We were alone, and I think I was always less indocile, less unamiable, when there were few witnesses of my behaviour.

How superior also the elevated brain of the poodle dog, when compared with that of the indocile, snarling cur!

When Arguelles was her governor, she was indocile and refractory; under the care of Olózaga she only remained three months.

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On this page you'll find 58 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to indocile, such as: assertive, bawdy, disorderly, drunken, forward, and fractious.

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