Definition of 'uncompromising'
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It suits him to keep sending out a message of uncompromising standards, unyielding expectations. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The second half resembled the first in its uncompromising style. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Real art is hard and tough and uncompromising. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His uncompromising stance has set the stage for a showdown. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His uncompromising attitude to his work at times causes rifts between him and the three other friends. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The message was as uncompromising as the driving. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This uncompromising approach is not unique to him. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Australia played sport in the same uncompromising style with which they farmed the outback. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His uncompromising attitude made him one of the fashion greats. Times, Sunday Times (2010)My stance is uncompromising on this. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Human rights activists are likely to say that he has placed trade deals ahead of delivering an uncompromising message to his hosts. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Yet, the uncompromising honesty is impressive. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He was a tough, uncompromising player whose captaincy was all about leading by example. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Unusually for a man accustomed to getting his own way, he accepted her uncompromising approach. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet despite this uncompromising stance, he is turning into a global brand. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He gives the same uncompromising message that he won't go there. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His stance was uncompromising and his language colourful, but he was not saying anything new. ELIZABETH AND MARY: Cousins, Rivals, Queens (2003)It involves a lot of hard work, a devotion to its role and an uncompromising attitude to quality. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is astounding to watch a series that reflects so much of what is best in human beings while remaining utterly uncompromising in its honesty. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Tough and uncompromising, beautifully written. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is an uncompromising message. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is a tough and uncompromising landscape, open country contrasting with millstone grit and the legacy of centuries of industrial exploitation. Exploring Britain's Canals (1994)He clearly has the brain, the skills and the uncompromising attitude to hair gel that is obligatory for the upcoming snooker prodigy. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This uncompromising approach has proved a bitter pill for people such as Ms Johansson. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Like Baron, he has an uncompromising management style. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'uncompromising'
British English: uncompromising ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as uncompromising, you mean that they are determined not to change their opinions or aims in any way.
She was a tough and uncompromising woman.
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