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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
adamant, adamantine, at a standstill, cast-iron, certain, changeless, closed to, constant, determinate, determined, dogged, dour, dyed, established, fated, fateful, firm, fixed, flinty, frozen, fundamentalist, grim, hard, hard and fast, hard-core, hard-line, headstrong, hidebound, immobile, immotile, immotive, immovable, immutable, impersuadable, impersuasible, impervious, implacable, impliable, inalterable, indefeasible, indomitable, inductile, inelastic, ineluctable, inescapable, inevasible, inevitable, inexorable, inextensible, inextensile, inextensional, intractable, intractile, intransigent, invariable, invincible, iron, ironbound, ironclad, ironhanded, irreconcilable, irremovable, irresilient, irresistible, irrevocable, loyal, mulish, muscle-bound, necessary, nonelastic, nonstretchable, obdurate, obstinate, orthodox, pat, pigheaded, procrustean, purist, puristic, puritan, puritanic, refractory, relentless, resistless, resolute, resolved, rigid, rigorist, rigoristic, rigorous, rock-ribbed, rockbound, set, settled, severe, single-minded, sot, standpat, stationary, staunch, steadfast, steady, steely, stern, stiff, stony, straightlaced, straitlaced, strict, stubborn, sure, sure as death, sure as fate, true, unaccommodating, unadaptable, unaffected, unalterable, unamenable, unavoidable, unbending, unchangeable, unchanging, uncompliant, uncompromising, unconquerable, uncontrollable, undeflectable, unextendible, unextensible, unflappable, unflexible, ungiving, unimpressionable, uninfluenceable, unlimber, unmalleable, unmodifiable, unmovable, unmoved, unmoving, unpersuadable, unpliable, unpliant, unpreventable, unreceptive, unrelenting, unresponsive, unshakable, unshakeable, unshaken, unstoppable, unsuggestible, unsusceptible, unswayable, unswerving, untractable, unvaried, unvarying, unyielding
Dictionary Results for inflexible:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
inflexible
    adj 1: incapable of change; "a man of inflexible purpose" [ant:
           flexible]
    2: not making concessions; "took an uncompromising stance in the
       peace talks"; "uncompromising honesty" [syn:
       uncompromising, sturdy, inflexible] [ant:
       compromising, conciliatory, flexible]
    3: resistant to being bent; "an inflexible iron bar"; "an
       inflexible knife blade"; [ant: flexible, flexile]
    4: incapable of adapting or changing to meet circumstances; "a
       rigid disciplinarian"; "an inflexible law"; "an unbending
       will to dominate" [syn: inflexible, rigid, unbending]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Inflexible \In*flex"i*ble\, a. [L. inflexiblis: cf. F.
   inflexible. See In- not, and Flexible.]
   1. Not capable of being bent; stiff; rigid; firm; unyielding.
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   2. Firm in will or purpose; not to be turned, changed, or
      altered; resolute; determined; unyieding; inexorable;
      stubborn.
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            "Inflexibleas steel."                 --Miltom.
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            A man of upright and inflexible temper . . . can
            overcome all private fear.            --Addison.
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   3. Incapable of change; unalterable; immutable.
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            The nature of things is inflexible.   --I. Watts.

   Syn: -- Unbending; unyielding; rigid; inexorable;
        pertinacious; obstinate; stubborn; unrelenting.
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