How to use "obdurate" in sentences with meaning in English and Hindi

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Example sentences for "obdurate" in popular movie and book plots

  • Personal tragedies beset the family and tests its loyalty to the obdurate patriarch Kazi, who still believes in the religious unity of Pakistan, in the face of cruel, contradictory events.  - Matir Moina
  • Storm and Pakatugg are obdurate and intransigent creatures, and they soon part ways, none too peacefully.  - Mariel of Redwall
  • Should an innocent person die under torture, both the judge ordering the torture and all members of staff administering the torture would suffer the capital punishment - and members of Dee's staff urging him to cease torture when the suspect proves obdurate shows that they are aware of that dire risk to themselves.  - Celebrated Cases of Judge Dee

Meaning of "obdurate" in English

  • showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings
    - the child's misery would move even the most obdurate heart
  • stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing

Meaning of "obdurate" in Hindi

  • हठी ( Hathi, hathee)
  • ज़िद्दी ( Ziddi, ziddee, jiddi)
  • ज़िद्दी, हठी ( Ziddi, hathi, ziddee, hathee, jiddi, hathi)
  • कठोर
  • कठोर ( Kathor)
  • जिद्दी ( Jiddi, jiddee, ziddi)
  • अटल ( Atal)
  • दुराग्रही ( Duragrahi, duraagrahee)
  • ढीठ ( Dhith, dheeth)
  • सुदृढ़ ( Sudridh)
  • हठकारिता ( Hathakarita, hathakaaritaa)
  • पश्चातापहीन ( Pashchatapahin, pashchaataapaheen)
  • पाषाणह्दय ( Pashanahday, paashanahday)

Synonyms of "obdurate"

  • stony
  • unrepentant
  • flinty
  • granitic
  • cussed
  • obstinate

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