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English adjective: unyielding

1. unyielding stubbornly unyielding


SamplesDogged persistence.
Dour determination.
The most vocal and pertinacious of all the critics.
A mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it.
Men tenacious of opinion.


Synonymsdogged, dour, persistent, pertinacious, tenacious


Similarobstinate, stubborn, unregenerate


Antonymsdocile

2. unyielding resistant to physical force or pressure


SamplesAn unyielding head support.


Similarhard


Antonymssoft









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