adamancy


ad·a·man·cy

noun \-mən(t)-sē\

Definition of ADAMANCY

:  the quality or state of being adamant :  obstinacy

Origin of ADAMANCY

2adamant + -cy
First Known Use: 1937

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: adam–and–eve
Previous Word in the Dictionary: adamance
All Words Near: adamancy

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up adamancy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More