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unyielding

Pronunciation: /ʌnˈjiːldɪŋ/

Translation of unyielding in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [person] inflexible; [opposition] implacable, rígido; [insistence] persistente
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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