a. unruly; rebellious; turbulent and uncontrollable
The captain had to use force to quiet his mutinous crew.
Sentence in Classic:
It was falling on every part of the dark central plain, on the treeless hills, falling softly upon the Bog of Allen and, farther westward, softly falling into the dark mutinous Shannon waves.
He had a secret which he was not ready to tell, yet, but if this mutinous depression was not broken up soon, he would have to bring it out.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Her lips mutinous, she looked up into his eyes and saw so much amusement in their dark depths that she burst into laughter.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Then Gabriel shrieked out to his comrades to give way with their oars, and in that manner the mutinous boat rapidly shot away from the Pequod.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
This advice, therefore, and its consummation had the effect of rendering these mutineers relentless and inveterate in their hostility to the Carthaginians.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context