Submissive and stubborn

intransigence
(n)
in-TRAN-zi-gǝns
Meaning

refusal of any compromise; stubbornness

1st Sample Sentence

Due to the opposition's intransigence, the law was not passed by the Lok Sabha.

Root

in (not)#transigens transigentis (compromising) (Latin)

Mnemonics

intransigence -- can be thought of as in-transit. lacking movement when you are stubborn

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