unflinching


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un·flinch·ing

 (ŭn-flĭn′chĭng)
adj.
Showing neither fear nor indecision; resolute.

un·flinch′ing·ly adv.
un·flinch′ing·ness n.

unflinching

(ʌnˈflɪntʃɪŋ)
adj
not shrinking from danger, difficulty, etc
unˈflinchingly adv

un•flinch•ing

(ʌnˈflɪn tʃɪŋ)

adj.
not flinching; unshrinking; unfaltering.
[1720–30]
un•flinch′ing•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unflinching - not shrinking from dangerunflinching - not shrinking from danger    
fearless, unafraid - oblivious of dangers or perils or calmly resolute in facing them

unflinching

adjective determined, firm, steady, constant, bold, stalwart, staunch, resolute, steadfast, unwavering, immovable, unswerving, unshaken, unfaltering, unshrinking The armed forces had pledged their unflinching support and loyalty.
shaken, scared, cowed, shrinking, faltering, wavering

unflinching

adjective
Indicating or possessing determination, resolution, or persistence:
Translations
لا يَسْتَسْلِم للصُّعوبات
neochvějnýneústupný
hårdnakketusvigelig
óhagganlegur, óbilandi
nesatricināmsstingrs
boyun eğmezgözü pek

unflinching

[ˈʌnˈflɪntʃɪŋ] ADJimpávido, resuelto

unflinching

[ˌʌnˈflɪntʃɪŋ] adj [support, honesty, loyalty, determination] → sans faille; [stare, gaze] → fixe

unflinching

adjunerschrocken; determination, loyalty, supportunbeirrbar; gazeunbeirrt; with unflinching courageunverzagt

unflinching

[ʌnˈflɪntʃɪŋ] adjrisoluto/a, che non indietreggia

unflinching

(anˈflintʃiŋ) adjective
not yielding etc because of pain, danger, difficulty etc. his unflinching courage/determination.
unˈflinchingly adverb
References in classic literature ?
Before her pencil he sat rigid and unflinching, as he had faced the cannon's mouth in days gone by.
In the little chaos of Pearl's character there might be seen emerging and could have been from the very first -- the steadfast principles of an unflinching courage -- an uncontrollable will -- sturdy pride, which might be disciplined into self-respect -- and a bitter scorn of many things which, when examined, might be found to have the taint of falsehood in them.
Retreating not the thousandth part of an inch; stabbing him in the eye with the unflinching poniard of his glance, steelkilt, clenching his right hand behind him and creepingly drawing it back, told his persecutor that if the hammer but grazed his cheek he (Steelkilt) would murder him.
The unflinching earnestness with which he declared these things; --the dark, daring play of his sleepless, excited imagination, and all the preternatural terrors of real delirium, united to invest this Gabriel in the minds of the majority of the ignorant crew, with an atmosphere of sacredness.
He endeavoured to pronounce the name, but could not manage it; and compressing his mouth he held a silent combat with his inward agony, defying, meanwhile, my sympathy with an unflinching, ferocious stare.
Steerforth was considerate, too; and showed his consideration, in one particular instance, in an unflinching manner that was a little tantalizing, I suspect, to poor Traddles and the rest.
This kind of unflinching frankness was the most piquant form of joke to the company at the Rainbow, and Ben Winthrop's insult was felt by everybody to have capped Mr.
Bold and daring enterprise, stubborn endurance of privation, unflinching intrepidity in facing danger, and inflexible adherence to conscientious principle, had steeled to energetic and unyielding hardihood the characters of the primitive settlers of all these colonies.
When the time came, he gave up his apparatus to another and returned to the vitiated air on board, calm, unflinching, unmurmuring.
But he did not manage to light his lamp (I don't think he even tried), though in the morning as usual he was the first on deck, bull-necked, curly-headed, watching the hands turn-to with his sardonic expression and unflinching gaze.
Buy a pup and your money will buy Love unflinching that cannot lie-- Perfect passion and worship fed By a kick in the ribs or a pat on the head.
They stood as still as clouds which the son of Saturn has spread upon the mountain tops when there is no air and fierce Boreas sleeps with the other boisterous winds whose shrill blasts scatter the clouds in all directions--even so did the Danaans stand firm and unflinching against the Trojans.