DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for: [Show options]

[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

3 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 way·ward /ˈwewɚ/
 (a.)任性的,不定的,剛愎的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Way·ward a.  Taking one's own way; disobedient; froward; perverse; willful.
    My wife is in a wayward mood.   --Shak.
    Wayward beauty doth not fancy move.   --Fairfax.
    Wilt thou forgive the wayward thought?   --Keble.
 -- Way*ward*ly, adv. -- Way*ward*ness, n.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 wayward
      adj : resistant to guidance or discipline; "Mary Mary quite
            contrary"; "an obstinate child with a violent temper";
            "a perverse mood"; "wayward behavior" [syn: contrary,
             obstinate, perverse]