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
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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