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Synonyms of inflexible in English:


  • 1 the committee's inflexible attitude
    hidebound, set in one's ways, blinkered, single-minded, pig-headed, mulish;
    uncompromising, dogged, adamant, firm, resolute, diehard, steely, iron-willed, dyed-in-the-wool
    formal refractory
    [Antonyms] flexible, accommodating
  • 2 a landlady with inflexible house rules
    unalterable, unchangeable, unvarying, unwavering, unshakeable, entrenched;
    firm, fixed, set, established, hard and fast, uncompromising;
    [Antonyms] flexible
  • 3 an inflexible metal plate
    rigid, stiff, non-flexible, unyielding, unbending, unbendable, taut, hard, firm, inelastic
    rare impliable, unmalleable
    [Antonyms] flexible, pliable
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