Definitions

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  • adj. Not amenable

Etymologies

un- +‎ amenable (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Does "I feel like I wish he would be run over by a truck about once an inning" as a reaction to Hawk Harrelson make me, well, "unamenable"?

    Comments for FanGraphs Baseball

  • The fact that the lower court determined defendant was "unamenable" to drug treatment or the fact that it believed that she would not succeed in a Proposition 36 program did not mean that it believed she was unwilling to participate in treatment.

    Drug Law Blog

  • In the pursuit of his ideas he is generally stubborn, headstrong, and quite unamenable to influence.

    Tony Blair: The Next Labour Prime Minister?

  • What is there about the shape of buckyballs, the C60, that makes them so unamenable to use them in chemical engineering ways in the shaping ...

    Happy Birthday, Buckyballs!

  • To say that this system is unamenable to objective interpretation is to put it mildly.

    The truth about left and right « Isegoria

  • Even though this accomodation seems unamenable as a model for transplantation elsewhere in Irag due dissimilarity of social conditions that brought about intra-Sunni conflict and the attendant fall-out in the first place

    Obama Attacks Hillary Over Iran Vote; Camp Hillary Hits Back

  • There is no point in arguing with Christianists and hardline conservatives because they have an existential hatred unamenable to argument.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Hate Crimes Laws, Anti-Gay Views, and Public Accountants:

  • Like Adams, Bay proved unamenable to education, loathed puritans and plutocrats, and worried desperately about failure.

    The Five of Hearts

  • Regional variations are held to with partisan pride, and are generally unamenable to argument or discussion.

    Shrimp and Corn Chowder

  • She is not, I understand, entirely unamenable to rough play in the bedchamber; a fortunate happenstance, as I had cause to know.

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