GRE Word List

OBDURATE

stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing

The meaning of the word obdurate is stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing.

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WordMeaning
inanelacking significance, meaning, or point : silly
acclivityan ascending slope (as of a hill)
cowerto shrink away or crouch especially for shelter from something that menaces, domineers, or dismays
temerityunreasonable or foolhardy contempt of danger or opposition : rashness
plaintiveexpressive of suffering or woe : melancholy
constraintthe act of constraining
discrepancythe quality or state of disagreeing or being at variance
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decapitateto cut off the head of : behead
evoketo call forth or up: such as