inflexible


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Synonyms for inflexible

Synonyms for inflexible

Synonyms for inflexible

incapable of change

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not making concessions

resistant to being bent

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incapable of adapting or changing to meet circumstances

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The New York ritual was precise and inflexible in such matters; and in conformity with it Newland Archer first went with his mother and sister to call on Mrs.
Then is a fife heard trolling within the lodge on the inspiring topic of the "British Grenadiers"; and as the evening closes in, a gruff inflexible voice is heard to say, while two men pace together up and down, "But I never own to it before the old girl.
He likewise urged, as the principal motive to his inflexible severity against this man, that he had basely suffered Tom Jones to undergo so heavy a punishment for his sake, whereas he ought to have prevented it by making the discovery himself.
Whatever he might think of the Mormon doctrines, upon that one point he was inflexible. He had to seal his mouth on the subject, however, for to express an unorthodox opinion was a dangerous matter in those days in the Land of the Saints.
Bold and daring enterprise, stubborn endurance of privation, unflinching intrepidity in facing danger, and inflexible adherence to conscientious principle, had steeled to energetic and unyielding hardihood the characters of the primitive settlers of all these colonies.
Resistance, instantaneous, unconcerted, sympathetic, inflexible resistance, like an electric shock, startled and roused the people of all the English colonies on this continent.
Adhere to them with inflexible resolution, as to the horns of the altar; instil them with unwearied perseverance into the minds of your children; bind your souls and theirs to the national Union as the chords of life are centred in the heart, and you shall soar with rapid and steady wing to the summit of human glory.
"Calls me proud and inflexible in this breath!" said Estella, opening her hands.
I have been a child of battle from my youth upward, high in my views, steady and inflexible in pursuing them.
All I ask is, that Villefort will be firm and inflexible for the future in his political principles.
Tbe king is either a king or no king; if he be acknowledged as sovereign of France, he should be upheld in peace and tranquillity; and this can best be effected by employing the most inflexible agents to put down every attempt at conspiracy -- 'tis the best and surest means of preventing mischief."
He made business a pretext for shutting himself up in his study, but it was really in order to spend the time with the Princess, who remained inflexible.
Terrified of been labelled 'non green' they set us on the road to relying on inflexible generation sources (such as wind power) that cannot respond to fluctuations in our demand or failures of other suppliers, and the decommissioning of power stations that can!
Some have been blatantly anti-consumer and inflexible when people tried to use them, sometimes hours or days after they expired.
Contract notice: supply of liquid motor fuels (unleaded petrol - diesel fuel) to cover the inflexible traffic needs of the motor fleet of the police department of evia and the police.