Dis·o·be·di·ence n. Neglect or refusal to obey; violation of a command or prohibition.
He is undutiful to him other actions, and lives in open disobedience. --Tillotson.
n 1: the failure to obey [syn: noncompliance] [ant: conformity,
2: the trait of being unwilling to obey [ant: obedience]