Adjective "obdurately" definition and examples

(Obdurately may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈɒbdjʊrətli/

Definitions and examples

adverb

  1. 'All I saw were a lot of disgruntled consumers and, through the windows of obdurately closed stores, a few shop workers taking the opportunity to re-stock the shelves.'
  2. '‘I'm not hungry,’ snapped Thao, staring obdurately at her knees.'

More definitions

1. unmoved by persuasion, pity, or tender feelings; stubborn; unyielding.

2. stubbornly resistant to moral influence; persistently impenitent: an obdurate sinner.

More examples(as adjective)

"leaders can be obdurately."

Origin

(obdurate)