- Antonyms of OBDURATE
amenable, gentle, submissive, yielding, accepting, acquiescent, affectionate, agreeable, amenable, benevolent, benignant, charitable, clement, compassionate, complaisant, compliant, complying, cordial, docile, dutiful, flexible, fond, friendly, gentle, good-natured, good-tempered, governable, gracious, humane, indulgent, irresolute, kind, kindhearted, kindly, lenient, loving, manageable, merciful, mild, obedient, persuadable, placable, pliable, pliant, reasonable, receptive, regenerate, responsive, sensitive, slavish, soft-boiled, softhearted, submissive, subservient, sympathetic, teachable, temperate, tender, tenderhearted, tolerant, tractable, undecided, understanding, warm, warmhearted, wavering, willing, yielding, Relenting.
- Examples of usage:
- McCalloway came forward then and while he talked Boone listened with attentive patience but an obdurate face - "The Tempering" by Charles Neville Buck
- But the Father was obdurate for he thought his Bishop might not approve - "The New North" by Agnes Deans Cameron
- Yet he was obdurate - "The Master Mystery" by Arthur B. Reeve and John W. Grey