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Another word for inflexible

  1. Not changing shape or bending

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  3. Incapable of changing or being modified

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Synonym Study

  • Obdurate implies a hardheartedness that is not easily moved to pity, sympathy, or forgiveness her obdurate refusal to help
  • Implacable suggests the impossibility of pacifying or appeasing implacable in his hatred
  • Adamant implies a firm or unbreakable resolve that remains unaffected by temptation or pleading adamant to her entreaties
  • Inflexible implies an unyielding or unshakable firmness in mind or purpose, sometimes connoting stubbornness his inflexible attitude