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unbending

adjective

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2 sticking to an opinion, purpose, or course of action in spite of reason, arguments, or persuasion
  • the school's new headmaster is reputed to be an unbending disciplinarian

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unbending

verb
present participle of unbend

Synonyms & Antonyms of unbending (Entry 2 of 2)

to cause to follow a line that is without bends or curls
  • the new highway will largely unbend that twisting path that the old road used to follow

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The first known use of unbending was circa 1688

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“Unbending.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unbending. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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