Sentence Examples


  • If Pharaoh still remains obdurate his first-born is threatened (iv.
  • At home Kruger continued as obdurate as ever.
  • Finding him obdurate, she went on to appeal to the pope; while at Rome she went mad (end of September 1866).
  • Tried to bring about peace, but Philip was obdurate, and after murdering Arthur of Brittany John took refuge in England in December 1203.
  • At the end of ten days, should he remain obdurate, the offer of Syria and Acre would be withdrawn; and if at the end of another ten days he was still defiant, the sultan would hold himself at liberty to withdraw the whole offer and to take such measures as his own interests and the counsels of his allies might suggest to him.