uncooperative Definition

not willing to work with others or do what other people ask.

Using uncooperative: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "uncooperative" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The employee was uncooperative during the meeting.

  • Example

    The suspect was uncooperative with the police.

  • Example

    The child was uncooperative and refused to do his homework.

uncooperative Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for uncooperative

Antonyms for uncooperative


Summary: uncooperative in Brief

'Uncooperative' [ˌʌnkəʊˈɒpərətɪv] describes someone who is unwilling to work with others or follow requests. It is often used to describe employees, suspects, or children who refuse to comply with expectations. Synonyms include 'obstinate' and 'stubborn,' while antonyms include 'cooperative' and 'compliant.'