The definition of recalcitrant is having behavior that is difficult to deal with and being uncooperative with authority.
Existing or remaining in the same state for an indefinitely long time; enduring:
The definition of adamant is someone who will never change his mind, or something that will never be changed.
The definition of resolute is being firm and unwavering in your convictions.
Indicating or possessing determination, resolution, or persistence
Not changing, not able to be changed, staying the same.
Not yielding easily under pressure; solid; hard
Lacking in shade; undiminished:
Marked by or showing determination; resolute:
Not compliant; not yielding; not pliant
The definition of stubborn is being determined not to obey or yield.
The definition of tough is someone or something strong and flexible, rugged, harsh or hard to chew or cut through.
Unwilling to grant concessions or negotiate; inflexible:
Living in a reckless, wild, dissipated way
Having enough spirit or enthusiasm; ready (for something)
Determined not to follow orders, advice, etc. but to do as one pleases
Incapable of being overcome, subdued, or vanquished; unconquerable.
Difficult to mold or manipulate:
Difficult to alleviate or cure.
Resembling steel, as in color or hardness:
Firm, as in purpose; resolute:
Firm in mind or purpose; stubborn; unyielding; unshakable
Capable of being changed or adjusted to meet particular or varied needs:
Lacking in resolution; indecisive.
Producing a good yield; productive
Not elastic; inflexible, rigid, unyielding, unadaptable, etc.
The definition of inexorable is a stubborn or inflexible person or a situation that cannot be changed.
The definition of iron is something that is strong and enduring.
Having no pity or compassion; merciless.
Hard to get rid of; unyielding; persistent
The definition of solid is something which is sturdy and substantial or an object that isn't hollow.
Unyielding in severity or strictness; unrelenting:
Difficult to endure; oppressive:
Made of or resembling stone:
Exact; accurate; precise; rigorously nice.
Disposed or eager to fight or engage in hostile opposition; belligerent.
Clumsy and awkward; ungainly.
Constant in feeling, purpose, or pursuit; not fickle, changeable, or wavering; not easily moved or persuaded to alter a purpose; resolute.
Showing neither fear nor indecision; resolute.
Making difficult or irksome demands on a person's resources, patience, energy, etc.
Demanding great care, patience, effort, etc.; arduous
Rough, crude, or forbidding in appearance
Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
Stubbornly resistant to change or unwaveringly loyal even in spite of inevitable defeat, failure, etc.
Affording comfort or relief; soothing:
Firmly, often unreasonably immovable in purpose or will
(Scot.) Hard; stern; severe
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