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Adamantine Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • not capable of being swayed or diverted from a course; unsusceptible to persuasion; "he is adamant in his refusal to change his mind"; "Cynthia was inexorable; she would have none of him"- W.Churchill; "an intransigent conservative opposed to every libera
  • having the hardness of a diamond
  • consisting of or having the hardness of adamant

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Adamantine'


  • Adamantine: Adamantine can refer to: Adamant , mythical material adamant or adamantine. Adamantine lustre , non-metallic, brilliant light reflecting and ...
  • Adamantine Spar: Adamantine is a mineral, often referred to as adamantine spar. It is a silky brown form of corundum . It has a Mohs rating of 9 ...
  • Adamantine (veneer): Adamantine is a veneer developed by The Celluloid Manufacturing Company of New York City , covered by U.S. Patent number 232,037, dated ...

Adamantine Sample Sentences in News


  • BJP rules out conceding CM post to Shiv Sena in Maharashtra
    The BJP central leadership is not keen on going with the Shiv Sena because of the Uddhav Thackeray-led party's adamantine stance of keeping the chief minister's post with itself. Read more on this news related to 'Adamantine'
  • Beckett's letters to Barbara Bray: 'Hammer hammer adamantine words'
    The third volume of Beckett's letters reveals the blossoming of his relationship with Bray, his companion, interlocutor and peer "If it is a trickle of sad phrases it is because I am sad and tired and coming to an end, don't talk to me for God's sake about the duty of happiness, do you want me to put on a black moustache and pad out my cheeks Read more on this news related to 'Adamantine'

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