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Word of the Day 02/23/20 Flinty

Flinty (adjective)
flinty [ flin-tee ]


adjective, flint·i·er, flint·i·est.
1. composed of, containing, or resembling flint, especially in hardness.
2. unyielding; unmerciful; obdurate: a flinty heart.

OTHER WORDS FROM FLINTY
flint·i·ly, adverb
flint·i·ness, noun

WORDS RELATED TO FLINTY
stony, steely, cruel, firm, hard, inflexible, rigid, unsympathetic, unyielding

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Origin: First recorded in 1530–40; flint + -y

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