- of, engaged in, or inclined to mutiny
- like or characteristic of mutiny
See mutinous in American Heritage Dictionary 4
- Of, relating to, engaged in, disposed to, or constituting mutiny. See Synonyms at insubordinate.
- Unruly; disaffected: a mutinous child.
- Turbulent and uncontrollable: “mutinous passions, and conflicting fears” (Percy Bysshe Shelley).
Origin: From obsolete mutine, mutiny; see mutiny
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