What is the opposite of compliant?

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Opposite of disposed to agree with others or obey rules, especially to an excessive degree
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Opposite of prepared to obey others unquestioningly
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Opposite of tolerant of deviation
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Opposite of ready, eager, or prepared to do something
“General Bate was unwilling to exacerbate local perceptions of military tyranny.”
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Opposite of willing to be of assistance
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Opposite of lacking in confidence, assertiveness or self-assurance
“It has also been suggested that consumers who complain tend to be more self-confident and assertive.”
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Opposite of relating to a son or daughter
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Opposite of obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree
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Opposite of willing to agree to something
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Opposite of having good manners and conforming to standards of respectful behaviour
“His master and friends all said he was a naughty boy, prone to having fits of temper tantrums.”
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(of a punishment) Opposite of lenient in nature
“He received a harsh sentence for his crime as he was a repeat offender.”
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