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adamant

ad·a·mant

adamant

 
 
pronunciation:
ae d mnt
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition: unlikely to change in response to any request or argument; firmly decided or fixed; unyielding.
He was adamant in his refusal to join any political party.
synonyms:
fixed, immovable, inflexible, intransigent, resolute, uncompromising, unyielding
antonyms:
yielding
similar words:
firm, flinty, hardheaded, insistent, obdurate, rigid, stubborn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a legendary stone of great hardness.
definition 2: any extremely hard, unbreakable, or impenetrable substance.
synonyms:
iron, rock
derivation: adamantly (adv.)