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uncompromising

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of uncompromising

  1. 1 not allowing for any exceptions or loosening of standards an uncompromising adherence to the rules that would do a schoolmarm proud Synonyms of uncompromising brassbound, cast-iron, exacting, hard-line, inflexible, rigorous, strict, stringent, rigidWords Related to uncompromising close, conscientious, exact, fussy, meticulous, painstaking, punctilious, scrupulous, undeviating; adamant, adamantine, determined, dogged, firm, relentless, resolved, single-minded, steadfast, stubborn, tenacious, unbending, unflinching; immovable, implacable, unappeasable, unrelenting, unsparing, unyielding; austere, demanding, flinty, grim, hard, hardened, hard-hearted, harsh, ironbound, severe, stern, toughNear Antonyms of uncompromising acquiescent, compliant, compromising, pliable, pliant, relenting, yielding; easy, easygoing, gentle, indulgent, kindly, lenient, merciful, mild, pampering, soft, spoiling, tolerant; neglectful, negligent, remiss, slipshod, sloppy, slovenly, unfussyAntonyms of uncompromising flexible, lax, loose, relaxed, slack

  2. 2 sticking to an opinion, purpose, or course of action in spite of reason, arguments, or persuasion the professor is generally an uncompromising stickler for deadlines, but he will make exceptions for genuine need Synonyms of uncompromising adamant, adamantine, bullheaded, dogged, hard, hardened, hardheaded, hard-nosed, headstrong, immovable, implacable, inconvincible, inflexible, intransigent, mulish, obdurate, opinionated, ossified, pat, pertinacious, perverse, pigheaded, self-opinionated, self-willed, stiff-necked, stubborn, unbending, obstinate, unrelenting, unyielding, willful (or wilful)Words Related to uncompromising anal-retentive, obsessive; wayward, wrongheaded; determined, hell-bent, inexorable, persistent, relentless, resolved, set, single-minded, steadfast, stouthearted, tenacious, unflinching; firm, hard-line, hard-shell (or hard-shelled), iron, severe, stern, strict; hidebound, narrow-minded, rigid; bloody-minded [chiefly British], cantankerous; contrary, cussed; contumacious, disobedient, froward, insubordinate, intractable, recalcitrant, refractory, uncooperative, ungovernable, unmanageable, unruly; defiant, insurgent, mutinous; indomitable, invincible, unconquerable; confirmed, inveterate, unregenerate; demanding, exactingNear Antonyms of uncompromising docile, obedient, placable, submissive, tractable; accepting, persuadable, receptive, responsive, willing; governable, manageable, reasonable, temperate; slavish, subservientAntonyms of uncompromising acquiescent, agreeable, amenable, compliant, complying, flexible, pliable, pliant, relenting, yielding



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