adverb see intractable

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  • Intractably — Intractable In*tract a*ble, a. [L. intractabilis: cf. F. intraitable, formerly also intractable. See {In } not, and {Tractable}.] Not tractable; not easily governed, managed, or directed; indisposed to be taught, disciplined, or tamed; violent;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intractably — See intractability. * * * …   Universalium

  • intractably — adverb In an intractable manner; uncontrollably; unmanageably …   Wiktionary

  • intractably — in·tractably …   English syllables

  • intractably — See: intractable …   English dictionary

  • intractably — adverb in an intractable manner • Derived from adjective: ↑intractable …   Useful english dictionary

  • intractable — adjective Etymology: Latin intractabilis, from in + tractabilis tractable Date: 1531 1. not easily governed, managed, or directed < intractable problems > 2. not easily manipulated or wrought < intractable metal > 3. not easily relieved or cured… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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