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unyielding

Saltos de línea: un|yield¦ing
Pronunciación: /ʌnˈjiːldɪŋ
 
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Definición de unyielding en inglés:

adjetivo

1(Of a mass or structure) not giving way to pressure; hard or solid: the Atlantic hurled its waves at the unyielding rocks
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The main raw material that is a compound of polyester resin mixed with calcium carbonate is caste in silicone rubber which helps in giving it an unyielding structure.
  • It's hard, unyielding rock, 700 million to 800 million years old, left over from an ancient mountain range.
  • Viewers may be surprised to learn these seemingly unyielding shapes are in fact hollow.
Sinónimos
stiff, inflexible, unpliable, non-flexible, unbending, inelastic, firm, hard, solid, tough, tight, taut, compact, compacted, compressed, dense
rare impliable, unmalleable, renitent
1.1(Of a person or their behaviour) unlikely to be swayed; resolute: his unyielding faith
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He was quintessentially labor, he was uncompromising in his stance for the poor and the dispossessed, and he was unyielding in his respect for the dignity of work.
  • We're absolutely unyielding, though, on the subject of our good intentions.
  • Unlike the previous confrontation, however, his men were equally unyielding.
Sinónimos
British informal bloody-minded
rare indurate, renitent, unmalleable

Derivados

unyieldingly

1
adverbio
Example sentences
  • They are small and unyieldingly hard, not like normal pillows at all.
  • Between August 8 and September 21, the Braves went 32-7 to take a grip on first place, but were still hard pressed to hold off the unyieldingly stubborn Giants.
  • The music was buried under layers upon layers of noise, creating an album that was unyieldingly experimental, yet eventually allowed listeners to find some brilliant melodies underneath the mess.

unyieldingness

2
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • Those who have met him were impressed by the mixture of flexibility and unyieldingness in his personality.
  • The pitch-black bark with coarse texture is well weathered and full of the verve of unyieldingness.
  • But the rule of the Army is inexorable, and he likes it for its unyieldingness.

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