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  • 1 untractable — index fractious, immutable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 untractable — adj.; untractableness, n.; untractably, adv. * * * …

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  • 3 untractable — adjective Intractable …

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  • 4 untractable — un•trac′ta•ble adj …

    From formal English to slang

  • 5 untractable — adj.; untractableness, n.; untractably, adv …

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  • 6 Unskillfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Unskillfulness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 unskillfulness unskillfulness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 want of skill want of skill &c. 698 Sgm: N 1 incompetence incompetence incompentency Sgm: N 1 inability inability infel …

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  • 7 contrary — n antithesis, opposite, contradictory, antonym, antipode (see under OPPOSITE adj) Analogous words: *converse, reverse contrary adj 1 antithetical, *opposite, contradictory, antonymous, antipodal, antipodean Analogous words: divergent, disparate,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 Crossgrained — Cross grained ( gr?nd ), a. 1. Having the grain or fibers run diagonally, or more or less transversely and irregularly, so as to interfere with splitting or planing. [1913 Webster] If the stuff proves crossgrained, . . . then you must turn your… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Headstrong — Head strong ( str[o^]ng ; 115), a. 1. Not easily restrained; ungovernable; obstinate; stubborn. [1913 Webster] Now let the headstrong boy my will control. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. Directed by ungovernable will, or proceeding from obstinacy; as,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 Hidebound — Hide bound , a. 1. Having the skin adhering so closely to the ribs and back as not to be easily loosened or raised; said of an animal. [1913 Webster] 2. (Hort.) Having the bark so close and constricting that it impedes the growth; said of trees.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Uneasy — Un*eas y, a. 1. Not easy; difficult. [R.] [1913 Webster] Things . . . so uneasy to be satisfactorily understood. Boyle. [1913 Webster] The road will be uneasy to find. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] 2. Restless; disturbed by pain, anxiety, or the… …

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  • 12 Vituperation — Vi*tu per*a tion, n. [L. vituperatio: cf. OF. vituperation. See {Vituperate}.] The act of vituperating; abuse; severe censure; blame. [1913 Webster] When a man becomes untractable and inaccessible by fierceness and pride, then vituperation comes… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 fractious — I adjective apt to quarrel, bad tempered, bearish, bickering, cantankerous, captious, carping, caviling, choleric, churlish, complaining, contentious, contrary, crabby, cranky, cross, cross grained, crusty, difficilis, difficult, disposed to… …

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  • 14 immutable — I adjective adamant, ageless, confirmed, constans, constant, continual, continuous, durable, eternal, firm, fixed, immovable, immutabilis, implacable, incontrovertible, indestructible, inexorable, inflexible, intractable, invariable, irremovable …

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  • 15 adamant — Synonyms and related words: adamantine, at a standstill, cast iron, dour, firm, flintlike, flinty, frozen, granitelike, granitic, grim, hard, hard core, immobile, immotile, immotive, immovable, immutable, implacable, impliable, inductile,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 immovable — Synonyms and related words: adamant, adamantine, affectless, anchored, anesthetized, arctic, at a standstill, autistic, blunt, cast iron, catatonic, chill, chilly, cold, cold as charity, cold blooded, coldhearted, constant, cool, determined,… …

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  • 17 immutable — Synonyms and related words: abiding, accordant, adamant, adamantine, age long, aged, alike, all knowing, all powerful, all seeing, all wise, almighty, ancient, antique, balanced, boundless, cast iron, changeless, chronic, consistent, consonant,… …

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  • 18 inductile — Synonyms and related words: adamant, adamantine, immovable, immutable, inelastic, inextensible, inextensile, inextensional, inflexible, intractable, intractile, irresilient, nonelastic, nonstretchable, stubborn, unalterable, unbending,… …

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  • 19 inelastic — Synonyms and related words: adamant, adamantine, cast iron, dour, firm, flinty, grim, hard, hard core, immovable, immutable, implacable, impliable, inductile, inexorable, inextensible, inextensile, inextensional, inflexible, intractable,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 20 inextensible — Synonyms and related words: adamant, adamantine, immovable, immutable, inductile, inelastic, inextensile, inextensional, inflexible, intractable, intractile, irresilient, nonelastic, nonstretchable, stubborn, unalterable, unbending, unextendible …

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