Origin of inflexible
SYNONYMS FOR inflexible
Related formsin·flex·i·bil·i·ty, in·flex·i·ble·ness, nounin·flex·i·bly, adverb
Examples from the Web for inflexibility
Here he finds the ground prepared for the anti-semitic attack on rigidity, stubbornness, inflexibility as Jewish qualities.
The governor has successfully pleased both, however, by blaming the Obama administration for inflexibility.Swing States Sit Out Obamacare: What Four Holdouts Are Doing|David Freedlander|September 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The inflexibility is a reassuring ideological message for some members.NRA Convention Gun Advocates Include Victims, Immigrants, Kids|Michael Ames|May 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He tries to be consistent, but his detractors see it as inflexibility.
Most of the ‘e’ formations are closed, a sign of inflexibility once his mind is made up.For Presidential Hopefuls, the Handwriting Says It All|Sheila Kurtz|January 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But what is to be done if Charles should refuse, with the inflexibility of his grandfather, to comply with this request of yours?Red Gauntlet|Sir Walter Scott
The inflexibility of Constantia was still the only grief that dwelt upon his mind.
Few people argued with Mrs. Ogilvie; there was an inflexibility about her which made protest impossible.Peter and Jane|S. (Sarah) Macnaughtan
He was still the old Roman in inflexibility of purpose; but grafted on to the Roman was a new Berserker fury.The Lair of the White Worm|Bram Stoker
The guard in question had a doppel-ganger,—counterpart of himself in inflexibility,—and both were appendages of their muskets.Campaigns of a Non-Combatant,|George Alfred Townsend