Synonyms of unyielding in English:

unyielding

adjective

  • 1 a basket made from unyielding spikes of cane
    stiff, inflexible, unpliable, non-flexible, unbending, inelastic, firm, hard, solid, tough, tight, taut, compact, compacted, compressed, dense
    rare impliable, unmalleable, renitent
  • 2 an unyielding policy on inflation
    resolute, inflexible, uncompromising, unbending, unshakeable, unwavering; unpersuadable, uncooperative, immovable, intractable, intransigent, rigid, stiff, hard-line, hard and fast, tough, firm, determined, iron-willed, dogged, obstinate, stubborn, not giving an inch, diehard, adamant, obdurate, tenacious, pertinacious, relentless, implacable, inexorable, single-minded, stiff-necked
    British informal bloody-minded
    rare indurate, renitent, unmalleable
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