uncompromising

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adjective un·com·pro·mis·ing \ˌən-ˈkäm-prə-ˌmī-ziŋ\

Definition of uncompromising

  1. :  not making or accepting a compromise :  making no concessions :  inflexible, unyielding

uncompromisingly

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uncompromisingness

play \ˌən-ˈkäm-prə-ˌmī-ziŋ-nəs\ noun

Examples of uncompromising in a Sentence

  1. They were uncompromising in their demands.

  2. an uncompromising adherence to the rules that would do a schoolmarm proud

Recent Examples of uncompromising from the Web

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First Known Use of uncompromising

1800


UNCOMPROMISING Defined for English Language Learners

uncompromising

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Definition of uncompromising for English Language Learners

  • : not willing to change a decision, opinion, method, etc. : not willing to make or accept a compromise


UNCOMPROMISING Defined for Kids

uncompromising

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adjective un·com·pro·mis·ing \ˌən-ˈkäm-prə-ˌmī-ziŋ\

Definition of uncompromising for Students

  1. :  not willing to give in even a little They were uncompromising in their demands.

uncompromisingly

adverb They held uncompromisingly to their opinions.


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