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refractory

zelfstandig naamwoord

1 refractory

Lining consisting of material with a high melting point; used to line the inside walls of a furnace.

synoniem: furnace lining.



bijvoeglijk naamwoord

1 refractory

Not responding to treatment:
— A refractory case of acne.

synoniem: stubborn.

Roget 606: obstinate, tenacious, stubborn, obdurate, casehardened; inflexible etc. (hard) 323; balky; immovable, unshakable, not to be moved; ... meer laten zien

Roget 719: resisting etc. v.; resistive, resistant; refractory etc. (disobedient) 742; recalcitrant, renitent; up in arms.    repulsive, repellant.    ... meer laten zien

Roget 704: difficult, not easy, hard, tough; troublesome, toilsome, irksome; operose, laborious, onerous, arduous, Herculean, formidable; sooner said than done; ... meer laten zien

2 refractory

Temporarily unresponsive or not fully responsive to a process or stimulus.

3 refractory

Stubbornly resistant to authority or control:
— A refractory child.

synoniemen: fractious, recalcitrant.

Roget 742: disobedient; uncomplying, uncompliant; unsubmissive, unruly, ungovernable; breachy, insubordinate, impatient of control, incorrigible; restiff, restive; refractory, contumacious, ... meer laten zien


Moby betekeniswoordenboek: adversary, adversative, adverse, alien, antagonistic, anti, antipathetic, antithetic, at odds, averse, beyond control, breachy, bullheaded, china, clashing, clay, competitive, complaining, con, conflicting ... meer laten zien.

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