Related to Irresilient: resilient


a.1.Not resilient; not recoiling or rebounding; inelastic.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Goldberg's series also underscores his marked shift in attitude away from the fluent blandishments of Rothko and de Kooning, and toward something irresilient, a new mode favoring the grittiness of decrepit apartment walls--those palimpsests of broad-brushed, cheap oil- and lead-based house paints that dry and flake over time, and ultimately seem to personify tenement toxicity and pervasive poverty.