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Synonyms for malcontent

Synonyms for malcontent

discontented as toward authority

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I have long noted malcontents Who wagged their heads, and kicked against the yoke, Misliking these my orders, and my rule.
The rooks, swinging in their lofty houses in the elm-tree avenue, seem to discuss the question of the occupancy of the carriage as it passes underneath, some agreeing that Sir Leicester and my Lady are come down, some arguing with malcontents who won't admit it, now all consenting to consider the question disposed of, now all breaking out again in violent debate, incited by one obstinate and drowsy bird who will persist in putting in a last contradictory croak.
ADAPTED by Martyn Hesford from his acclaimed 2013 stage play, Mrs Lowry & Son is a dour study of Stretfordborn painter LS Lowry and the toxic relationship with his ageing, malcontent mother, which almost stifled his artistic ambitions.
Most importantly, the approach can be a precursor to bring change in the attitude of the malcontent militants, who have complaints against the state for what they claim its unjust treatment of them, for instance, the Baloch militants.
Gift for the Gord Hamilton winger Dougie Imrie poses for a snap with Kilmarnock malcontent Gordon Sawer after giving him ammunition for another You Tube rant by scoring in a 2-1 win for Accies at Rugby Park.
But how could it be so sure in the face of doubters, who said another hacking group disguised as North Korea, or a malcontent insider were to blame?
Curiously, in light of these strategies, McMahon argues that "The Revengers Tragedy, though probably written later, might be seen as preparing the way for a play like The Malcontent" (106), an anachronistic yet purposeful claim that reappears multiple times elsewhere as well (129, 131, 1.96-97).
It said a central figure was an eccentric, malcontent militia leader, Ahmed Abu Khattala.
Meanwhile, Araby's best friend, April, contracts the contagion, soldiers from opposing rebel groups sweep through the streets, and the zealot Malcontent promises a different kind of salvation.
But events take a different turn when they encounter his malcontent son Jun (Marco Chiu) making a halfbaked suicide attempt.
Make sure you have such a conversation with every malcontent in the office.
He discusses the disguised ruler on the Elizabethan stage, The Malcontent: a play in two forms; conventionality in disguise in Measure for Measure; law, morality, and the medievalism of disguise in The Phoenix and The Fawn; and disguised ruler afterlives: the specter of terrorism.
But with a local population extremely wary of a US presence because of drone strikes, it is still a criticism which could whip up malcontent from Yemenis.
If there was ever a go-to guy whenever some casting agent wanted a surly, malcontent, maverick rule-breaker, it's the Llanelli-born former stand-up.
Roger Greenberg (Stiller), is a 40-year-old malcontent who walked away from a recording contract and potential fame and fortune with his band, Magic Marker giving up everything to become a carpenter He moves temporarily to Los Angeles to house-sit for his brother Phillip and keep an eye on the family dog.