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unyielding

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1 showing no signs of slackening or yielding in one's purpose
  • The pioneers faced the challenge of settling the frontier with unyielding courage.
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2 having a consistency that does not easily yield to pressure
  • Knead the dough until it feels reasonably unyielding.
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3 incapable of or highly resistant to bending
  • an unyielding steel bar
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4 sticking to an opinion, purpose, or course of action in spite of reason, arguments, or persuasion
  • Despite studies showing that limits on development would hurt the local economy, the town council remained unyielding in their support for these limits.
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deaf to reason

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