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Disobedience, 1) want of observance due to lawful authority: Wiv. V, 5, 240. Wint. III, 2, 69. H4A I, 3, 16. H6A IV, 1, 142. Cor. III, 1, 117. Followed by to: “d. to your father's will,” Mids. I, 1, 87. By against: “my d. 'gainst the king my father,” Cymb. III, 4, 91.
2) irreverence to parents, undutifulness: “to speak on the part of virginity, is to accuse your mothers: which is most infallible d.” All's I, 1, 150.
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