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English definition of “inflexible”


adjective  /ɪnˈflek·sə·bəl/ us  

inflexible adjective (NOT CHANGING)

fixed and unable or unwilling to change: Some officials think the law is too harsh and inflexible, and they argue it should be changed.

inflexible adjective (STIFF)

[not gradable] (of a substance) stiff and hard, and not able to be bent: an inflexible material
(Definition of inflexible from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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