Definitions for unbendingʌnˈbɛn dɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•bend•ingʌnˈbɛn dɪŋ(adj.)

  1. not bending; inflexible; rigid.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. refusing to yield or compromise; resolute.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  3. austere or formal; aloof.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inflexible, rigid, unbending(adj)

    incapable of adapting or changing to meet circumstances

    "a rigid disciplinarian"; "an inflexible law"; "an unbending will to dominate"


  1. unbending(Adjective)

    inflexible and not yielding

  2. unbending(Adjective)

    very reserved, aloof and antisocial

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unbending

    of Unbend

  2. Unbending(adj)

    not bending; not suffering flexure; not yielding to pressure; stiff; -- applied to material things

  3. Unbending(adj)

    unyielding in will; not subject to persuasion or influence; inflexible; resolute; -- applied to persons

  4. Unbending(adj)

    unyielding in nature; unchangeable; fixed; -- applied to abstract ideas; as, unbending truths

  5. Unbending(adj)

    devoted to relaxation or amusement


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