Unyielding in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Unyielding

Not giving in; not bending; stubborn.

Short Example Sentences for Unyielding

  • 1. He reeled suddenly against an unyielding object. 🔊
  • 2. The unyielding caves of some deep treasure-trove. 🔊
  • 3. But it requires active, persevering, unyielding efforts. 🔊
  • 4. Mr. McClure took up an unyielding attitude. 🔊
  • 5. Then there was a shock as of the concussion of two equally unyielding natures. 🔊
  • 6. He little knew the unyielding nature of the man with whom he had to deal. 🔊
  • 7. Their court staff was the solid foundation of unyielding precedent in form. 🔊
  • 8. How is the effect of unyielding clothing, when worn tight, illustrated? 🔊
  • 9. From behind the unyielding back came a statement of fact, firm and pitiless. 🔊
  • 10. This girl, this soft yet unyielding thing, was capable of that. 🔊

How to use Unyielding in Sentences?

  • 1. The foundation must be more solid and firm and unyielding than any other part of the structure. 🔊
  • 2. Yet it seemingly only served to make the grim rules of war more unyielding than ever. 🔊
  • 3. He stretched himself wearily as though stiff from his unyielding bed of sun-baked earth. 🔊
  • 4. She touched the hard, unyielding stone of the ring under the thin bodice of her gown. 🔊
  • 5. He knew the clever wiles of the capitalists; he would meet them with calm but unyielding dignity. 🔊
  • 6. But such an unyielding system could not last; in fact, it was already giving way. 🔊
  • 7. Oh! can the grave, that haven of salvation, be the last swallowing, unyielding whirlpool? 🔊
  • 8. To live within sound or sight of the sea is to be conscious of a voice or countenance that holds you in unyielding bonds. 🔊
  • 9. Grim national and racial pride and battalion pride and soldierly pride grappled in unyielding effort and enmity. 🔊
  • 10. Annular bases and tripods would be of little use until level floors of unyielding material came into vogue. 🔊
  • 11. Every square inch of his body ached where the doubled gravity had pressed his flesh to the unyielding wood of the floor. 🔊
  • 12. The larger the specimen the thicker is the skin, and consequently the harder and more unyielding should be the material it rests upon. 🔊
  • 13. The pitch of a propeller is really the distance it would advance in one revolution if it were revolving in an unyielding or solid substance. 🔊
  • 14. He was chewing on something which might have been bear-meat or buckskin, from its apparent tenacious and unyielding nature. 🔊
  • 15. He unwound the cerements from the hollow and unyielding head; and the face was new to him; it had not been there the other afternoon. 🔊
  • 16. For he thought of it as boldness, and of his former unyielding adherence to the principles he believed to be right, as timidity. 🔊
  • 17. He leaned against the straight, sternly unyielding bole of the tree, folding his arms and staring at the house. 🔊
  • 18. Hast thou ever seen in this world brass stronger, or blade sharper, or mountain more unyielding than this? 🔊
  • 19. To me she is always obedient; but with Rob she is as unyielding as a rock in the most trifling matters. 🔊
  • 20. Even the frosty soil beneath him, unyielding to his tread, recalled the apathy with which his fellow-countrymen had listened to his cries. 🔊
  • 21. Mr Bellamy continued to be very polite and very talkative, and to prosecute his repast with unyielding equanimity. 🔊
  • 22. With much reluctance and unyielding incredulity Sridama is prevailed upon to enter the palace, where he finds his wife. 🔊
  • 23. Turning his head upon a stiff and unyielding pillow, he could discern a streak of saffron light lining the sill of a doorway, near by his side. 🔊
  • 24. But Brunehild protected them, with unyielding courage, against their foes, and proved herself every inch a queen. 🔊
  • 25. Whalebone, wood, steel, and every other unyielding substance, should be banished from the toilet, as enemies of the human race. 🔊