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unyielding
American English: /ˌənˈjildɪŋ/
British English: /ʌnˈjiːldɪŋ/

Translation of unyielding in Spanish:

adjective

  • (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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