One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
In a way that suggests one will not be persuaded to change one's mind; firmly and resolutely.‘the White House adamantly denied any involvement’‘she shook her head adamantly’
- ‘Certain prominent political economists adamantly opposed the single tax idea.’
- ‘Prominent firms adamantly resisted unionization, engendering the allegiances of workers through paternalistic benefit plans.’
- ‘In the 1930s, he adamantly opposed relaxation of the laws.’
- ‘For two years, he has adamantly refused to make an apology.’
- ‘She adamantly refuses to leave behind the seventy people in her care.’
- ‘I opted for dreads, but he adamantly refused.’
- ‘The opponents of the shogunate were adamantly opposed to the opening of Japan to foreigners.’
- ‘To my knowledge, they were the only people who were adamantly opposed to the legislation.’
- ‘She adamantly insisted that she did nothing of the kind.’
- ‘He set out adamantly opposed to change, but then saw that the tide was for change on this issue.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.