Thesaurus

intransigent

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of intransigent

sticking to an opinion, purpose, or course of action in spite of reason, arguments, or persuasion
  • he has remained intransigent, refusing all suggestions for improvement of the process

Synonyms for intransigent

Words Related to intransigent

Phrases Synonymous with intransigent

Near Antonyms for intransigent

Antonyms for intransigent

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About intransigent

Time Traveler for intransigent

Time Traveler

The first known use of intransigent was circa 1879

See more words from the same year

Listen to Our Podcast About intransigent

Thesaurus Entries Near intransigent

intransigence

intransigent

intrepid

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Intransigent.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/intransigent. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on intransigent

Nglish: Translation of intransigent for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!