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ad·a·mant

 (ăd′ə-mənt, -mănt′)
adj.
Not willing to change one's opinion, purpose, or principles; unyielding.
n.
1. A stone once believed to be impenetrable in its hardness.
2. An extremely hard substance.

[From Middle English, a hard precious stone, from Old French adamaunt, from Latin adamās, adamant-, from Greek, unconquerable, hard steel, diamond; see demə- in Indo-European roots.]

ad′a·mance, ad′a·man·cy n.
ad′a·mant·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.adamantly - inflexiblyadamantly - inflexibly; unshakably; "adamantly opposed to the marriage"
Translations
hajthatatlanul

adamantly

[ˈædəməntlɪ] ADV [refuse] → rotundamente, terminantemente
to be adamantly opposed to sthoponerse terminantemente or firmemente a algo

adamantly

[ˈædəməntli] adv [oppose, refuse] → catégoriquementAdam's apple [ˈædəmz] npomme f d'Adam

adamantly

adv (= rigidly)hartnäckig; to be adamantly opposed to somethingetw scharf ablehnen
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