- pliability, compliance, acceptance, broad-mindedness, pliantness, subordination, pliancy, Subserviency, open-mindedness, willingness, flexibility, pliableness, acquiescence, yielding, subservience, surrender, subordinateness, obedience, reasonability, submission, docility, receptiveness, receptivity, reasonableness, slavishness.
Hitherto Baron de Saurac had, from affection, declined to mention the forged will; but shocked by his son's obduracy, and being reduced to distress, his counsellor produced this document, which not only went to deprive Louis of his property, but exposed him to a criminal prosecution. "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte" by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
There has taken place a great change in Ireland since the days in which I lived at Banagher, and a change so much for the better, that I have sometimes wondered at the obduracy with which people have spoken of the permanent ill condition of the country. "Autobiography of Anthony Trollope" by Anthony Trollope