restive

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Resistant of control; stubborn

Yet I am of opinion, this defect arises chiefly from a perverse, restive disposition; for they are cunning, malicious, treacherous, and revengeful.

Impatient under delay, duress, or control

The horses were now more restive than ever, and Johann was trying to hold them in.

Refusing to move, especially in a forward direction
{a} unwilling to stir, stubborn, at rest
If you are restive, you are impatient, bored, or dissatisfied. The audience grew restive. + restiveness res·tive·ness There were signs of restiveness among the younger members. dissatisfied or bored with your situation, and impatient for it to change (restif , from rester; REST)
{s} nervous, uneasy, restless; stubborn, uncontrollable
impatient especially under restriction or delay; "the government has done nothing to ease restrictions and manufacturers are growing restive"
impatient under duress or control
being in a tense state
the state of being restive
impatient especially under restriction or delay; "the government has done nothing to ease restrictions and manufacturers are growing restive
Unwilling to go on; obstinate in refusing to move forward; stubborn; drawing back
Uneasy; restless; averse to standing still; fidgeting about; applied especially to horses
refusing to move
Impatient under coercion, chastisement, or opposition; refractory
acting in a restive manner
Inactive; sluggish
restiff
resty
restiveness
{n} an obstinate reluctance
Restiveness
restiffness
restively
in a restive manner; "he sat down again, restively
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In a restive manner
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nervously, restlessly, uneasily; stubbornly, uncontrollably
restiveness
characterized by nervousness and quickness to take fright
restiveness
The characteristic of being restive
restiveness
the anxious feeling you have when you have the jitters
restiveness
{i} nervousness, restlessness, uneasiness; stubbornness, obstinacy, uncontrollably
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