Adjective "adamantine" definition and examples

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

Pronunciation

/ˌadəˈmantʌɪn/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Unable to be broken.
  1. figurative 'her adamantine will'
  2. 'I am possessed, as much as the next man, of that stiff upper lip, steely resolve and adamantine backbone which make us British positively megalithic in the face of danger.'
  3. 'They need hope - a kind of unflappable, adamantine hope.'

More definitions

1. utterly unyielding or firm in attitude or opinion.

2. too hard to cut, break, or pierce.

3. like a diamond in luster.

More examples(as adjective)

"wills can be adamantine."

"rocks can be adamantine."

"resistances can be adamantine."

"presences can be adamantine."

"people can be adamantine."

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