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  • …solution), the upholding of the letter of the law (common, statute and law merchant) against all traversers in covin and trespassers acting in contravention of bylaws and regulations, all resuscitators (by trespass and petty larceny of kindlings) of venville rights, obsolete by desuetude, all orotund instigators of international persecution, all perpetuators of international animosities, all menial molestors of domestic conviviality, all recalcitrant violators of domestic connubiality.

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  • the University suspended the most recalcitrant demonstrators
  • Annette looked at me with the complete exasperation a mom shows a recalcitrant six-year-old.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black

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