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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of being hard to influence or control.

Usage examples (35)
  • Leon Panetta was right on the money by naming the intractability of the Clintonistas as a “sense of entitlement”.
  • His presidency will suffer from the same intractability.
  • Some were confounded by the intractability of both sides.
  • You can appreciate the true intractability of some of the problems he faced. for more
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