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obdurate
used in The Merchant of Venice

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Definition
stubbornly persistent — especially in wrongdoing

or more rarely (except in classic literature):

showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings
  • since he stands obdurate,
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Venice. A court of justice (2% in)
obdurate = stubbornly persistent; or showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings
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