Definition of 'intransigent'
Example sentences containing 'intransigent'
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This intransigent attitude left me no alternative but to cancel my account. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is a conflagration that burns with an intransigent force. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One of the villages had proved particularly intransigent and the Soviet commander had called a ceasefire. The Crossing-Place (1993)It is a sudden conflagration that burns with a fierce, intransigent force. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If the company remains intransigent, you will have reached a deadlock position and the ombudsman will take up the gauntlet on your behalf. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Used Occasionally. intransigent is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'intransigent'
British English: intransigent ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as intransigent, you mean that they refuse to behave differently or to change their attitude to something.
They put pressure on the government to change its intransigent stance.
Definition of intransigent from the Collins English Dictionary
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