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Synonyms for unflinching
ʌnˈflɪn tʃɪŋun·flinch·ing

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  1. unflinching

    The headstrong person is not to be stopped in his own course of action, while the obstinate and stubborn is not to be driven to another's way. The headstrong act; the obstinate and stubborn may simply refuse to stir. The most amiable person may be obstinate on some one point; the stubborn person is for the most part habitually so; we speak of obstinate determination, stubborn resistance. Stubborn is the term most frequently applied to the lower animals and inanimate things. Refractory implies more activity of resistance; the stubborn horse balks; the refractory animal plunges, rears, and kicks; metals that resist ordinary processes of reduction are termed refractory. One is obdurate who adheres to his purpose in spite of appeals that would move any tender-hearted or right-minded person. Contumacious refers to a proud and insolent defiance of authority, as of the summons of a court. Pertinacious demand is contrasted with obstinate refusal. The unyielding conduct which we approve we call decided, firm, inflexible, resolute; that which we condemn we are apt to term headstrong, obstinate, stubborn. Compare PERVERSE.

    Synonyms:
    contumacious, decided, determined, dogged, firm, fixed, headstrong, heady, immovable, indomitable, inflexible, intractable, mulish, obdurate, obstinate, opinionated, persistent, pertinacious, refractory, resolute, resolved, stubborn, unconquerable, unyielding

    Antonyms:
    amenable, complaisant, compliant, docile, dutiful, gentle, irresolute, obedient, pliable, pliant, submissive, teachable, tractable, undecided, wavering, yielding

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  1. unblinking, unflinching, unintimidated, unshrinkingadjective

    not shrinking from danger

    Synonyms:
    unblinking, unshrinking, unintimidated

    Antonyms:
    afraid(p)

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  1. unflinchingadjective

    Synonyms:
    resolute

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  1. List of paraphrases for "unflinching":

    unwavering, unshakeable, unswerving, steadfast, unfailing, unflagging

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#35251steadfast
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#49224immovable
#50489dogged
#52249unwavering
#66176obstinate
#66995headstrong
#72731indomitable
#77339unflinching
#77553unyielding
#79655unfailing
#133073unswerving
#139798unconquerable
#153375unflagging
#160444unshakeable
#164509obdurate
#166889unblinking
#282433contumacious

How to use unflinching in a sentence?

  1. Jane Harman:

    Our bottom line is we are unflinching about this man, we don't sugarcoat or whitewash anything. We consider ourselves not just nonpartisan, but straight-up.

  2. Mike Davis:

    Rachel is unflinching, smart, and fair.

  3. Jorge Arreaza/Venezuela:

    I am grateful for the hard work of dedicated public servants across the U.S. Government who made this possible, and who continue to deliver on my Administration’s unflinching commitment to keep faith with Americans held hostage and wrongfully detained all around the world.

  4. Lewis Mumford:

    The cycle of the machine is now coming to an end. Man has learned much in the hard discipline and the shrewd, unflinching grasp of practical possibilities that the machine has provided in the last three centuries: but we can no more continue to live in the world of the machine than we could live successfully on the barren surface of the moon.

  5. Swordfish:

    Ginger He exists in a world beyond your world. What we only fantasize - he does. He lives a life where nothing is beyond. But you know what its all a facade. All his charm and charisma, his wealth, his expensive toys. He is a driven, unflinching, calculating machine. He takes what he wants and then disappears. You don't find him - he finds you.


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