The definition of intransigent is someone stubborn or unwilling to change his views.(adjective)
An example of someone who would be described as intransigent is a person who is not going to change his mind about an issue, no matter what.
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Origin: Fr intransigeant < Sp intransigente < L in-, in- + transigens, prp. of transigere, to come to a settlement, transact
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Origin: French intransigeant
Origin: , from Spanish intransigente
Origin: : in-, not (from Latin; see in-1)
Origin: + transigente
Origin: , present participle of transigir, to compromise (from Latin trānsigere, to come to an agreement : trāns-, trans- + agere, to drive; see ag- in Indo-European roots).
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