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Definitions of fractious:
- adjective: stubbornly resistant to authority or control
Example: "A fractious animal that would not submit to the harness"
- adjective: unpredictably difficult in operation; likely to be troublesome
Example: "Rockets were much too fractious to be tested near thickly populated areas"
- adjective: easily irritated or annoyed
Example: "An incorrigibly fractious young man"
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