What does unbending mean?

Definitions for unbendingʌnˈbɛn dɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unbending.

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbending in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unbending in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Douglas MacArthur:

    Build me a son, O Lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is weak, and brave enough to face himself when he is afraid, one who will be proud and unbending in honest defeat, and humble and gentle in victory.

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