from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Refusing to moderate a position, especially an extreme position; uncompromising.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Unwilling to compromise or moderate a position; unreasonable; irreconcilable; stubborn.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Refusing compromise; uncompromising; inflexible; irreconcilable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Refusing to agree or come to an understanding; uncompromising; irreconcilable: used especially of some extreme political party. See intransigentist.
- n. Same as intransigentist.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. impervious to pleas, persuasion, requests, reason
French intransigeant, from Spanish intransigente : in-, not (from Latin; see in-1) + transigente, 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).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French intransigeant, from Spanish intransigente (Wiktionary)