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inelastic
Definition:
Wanting the power to stretch and contract again, as rubber.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
inelastic.
brittle
shatterable.
inelastic
firm, immovable, stiff, unalterable, inflexible, rigid, unyielding.
obstinate
adamant, bigoted, bovine, contrary, hard-nosed, hardheaded, hidebound, inflexible, mulish, obdurate, obstinate, pertinacious, resolute, rigid, stubborn, tenacious, unbendable, uncompromising, unyielding, Pig-headed, brass-bound, bull-headed.
unflexible
inextensible, inflexible, rigid, stable, stiff, unadaptable, unbending, unyielding, Inductile.
noun
inelastic
dead, nonresilient, springless.
rigid
stable.
Examples of usage:
  1. His tone changed and again he spoke as a lawyer weighing the inelastic force of facts. – The Tempering by Charles Neville Buck
  2. Not only has prose its melody as well as verse, but there is no style unless sentences are pervaded, I might say animated, by rhythm; lacking appropriate movement, they are inelastic, inert, drowsy. – Essays Æsthetical by George Calvert
  3. In 1668, Wallis postulated the correct theory of impacts of inelastic bodies, based on the principle of conservation of momentum. – Our Legal Heritage by S. A. Reilly
  4. Sidney could hear her moving about with flat, inelastic steps. – K by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  5. One day Trafford, returning from an afternoon of forced and disappointing work in his laboratory,- his mind had been steadfastly sluggish and inelastic,- discovered Marjorie's dining room crowded with hats and all the rustle and colour which plays so large a part in constituting contemporary feminine personality. – Marriage by H. G. Wells

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