Obstreperous

Antonyms of OBSTREPEROUS

Examples of usage:

  1. At last Miss Ponsonby disappeared; shortly after Jerry and I blundered into the library to fix some obstreperous hairpins, and there we found her and Stephen Shaw in the cosy corner. "Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  2. Mr. Bolt studied the drawings, and, from obstreperous, became quite quiet and absorbed. "Put Yourself in His Place" by Charles Reade
  3. The audience, owing to long sitting still, was growing a little obstreperous. "Monitress Merle" by Angela Brazil
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