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Wordnet 3.0


1. not making concessions;
- Example: "took an uncompromising stance in the peace talks"
- Example: "uncompromising honesty"
[syn: uncompromising, sturdy, inflexible]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Uncompromising \Un*com"pro*mi`sing\, a. Not admitting of compromise; making no truce or concessions; obstinate; unyielding; inflexible. -- Un*com"pro*mi`sing*ly, adv. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

uncompromising adj 1: not making concessions; "took an uncompromising stance in the peace talks"; "uncompromising honesty" [syn: uncompromising, sturdy, inflexible] [ant: compromising, conciliatory, flexible]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

57 Moby Thesaurus words for "uncompromising": adamant, adamantine, cast-iron, dour, firm, flinty, fundamentalist, grim, hard, hard-core, hard-line, hidebound, immovable, immutable, implacable, impliable, inelastic, inexorable, inflexible, intransigent, iron, ironbound, ironclad, ironhanded, irreconcilable, muscle-bound, obdurate, obstinate, orthodox, procrustean, purist, puristic, puritan, puritanic, relentless, rigid, rigorist, rigoristic, rigorous, rock-ribbed, rockbound, single-minded, steely, stern, stiff, straightlaced, straitlaced, stubborn, unaffected, unalterable, unbending, unchangeable, uncompliant, ungiving, unmoved, unrelenting, unyielding