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Definition of obdurate adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    obdurate

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈɑbdərət//
     
    (formal) (usually disapproving)
     
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  1. 1refusing to change your mind or your actions in any way synonym stubborn
  2. 2 an obdurate attitude to remain obdurate Some members of the committee are likely to prove obdurate on this matter.
NAmE//ˈɑbdərəsi//
 
noun [uncountable]
 
adverb
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