Thesaurus / intractable
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What’s more, when I started asking fellow hikers if they’d suffered from intractable and unexplained pains, or the new sense that any exercise still hurt days later, a shocking percentage said yes.
DID THRU-HIKING THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL RUIN MY BODY?GRAYSON HAVER CURRINJANUARY 25, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Pioneering scientists like Rothermel dealt with this intractable problem by ignoring it.
Maritza Perez, director of national affairs for the Drug Policy Alliance, said the partisan nature of the marijuana debate on Capitol Hill reflected the deeply divided nature of Congress rather than an intractable difference on policy.
HOUSE VOTES TO DECRIMINALIZE MARIJUANA AS GOP RESISTS NATIONAL SHIFT ON POTMIKE DEBONISDECEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Traits such as “superposition” and “entanglement,” when combined with “interference,” have the potential to solve problems in science and industry that are otherwise intractable, even to state-of-the-art supercomputers.
But on the subject of the foreign troops Hartington in one House and his father in the other were intractable.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
On the other hand they were likely to prove intractable and ungovernable, and many preferred even suicide to servitude.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
A gallows was erected in the court, where the intractable underwent capital punishment as a warning to the rest.
Nevertheless it would surprise those acquainted only with fresh water ice to find how tough, sticky and intractable is sea-ice.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
This fellow, Lopez, had absolutely been allowed to make a good score off his own intractable disobedience.
THE PRIME MINISTERANTHONY TROLLOPE
WORDS RELATED TO INTRACTABLE
- dead set on
- locked in
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