flinty definition

  • adjective:
    • Containing or made up of flint.
    • Unyielding; stern: a flinty fashion.
    • Resembling or containing flint.
    • Showing deficiencies in emotion.
    • Having a taste characteristic of specific white wines, particularly Chablis, likely to stimulate the sensation of flint striking metallic.
    • Consisting of, made up of, abounding in, or resembling, flint
    • containing flint
    • showing unfeeling opposition to tender emotions
    • Containing or composed of flint.
    • Unyielding; stern: a flinty manner.
    • Resembling or containing flint.
    • Containing or consists of flint.
    • Unyielding; stern: a flinty way.
    • Resembling or containing flint.
    • Showing deficiencies in emotion.
    • Showing a lack of feeling.
    • Having a taste characteristic of particular white wines, specially Chablis, likely to stimulate the impression of flint striking metallic.
    • Having a taste feature of specific white wines, especially Chablis, designed to stimulate the feeling of flint striking metal.
    • comprising, composed of, abounding in, or resembling, flint
    • Consisting of, made up of, abounding in, or resembling, flint
    • containing flint
    • containing flint
    • showing unfeeling weight to tender feelings
    • showing unfeeling opposition to tender feelings
    • Containing or composed of flint.
    • Containing or composed of flint.
    • Containing or consists of flint.
    • Unyielding; stern: a flinty fashion.
    • Unyielding; stern: a flinty manner.
    • Unyielding; stern: a flinty way.
    • Resembling or containing flint.
    • Resembling or containing flint.
    • Resembling or containing flint.
    • Showing a lack of emotion.
    • Showing deficiencies in emotion.
    • Showing a lack of emotion.
    • Having a taste attribute of specific white wines, specifically Chablis, likely to stimulate the feeling of flint striking metallic.
    • Having a taste characteristic of specific white wines, especially Chablis, likely to stimulate the impression of flint striking steel.
    • Having a taste characteristic of specific white wines, specifically Chablis, likely to stimulate the sensation of flint striking metal.
    • composed of, made up of, abounding in, or resembling, flint
    • Consisting of, composed of, abounding in, or resembling, flint
    • composed of, composed of, abounding in, or resembling, flint
    • containing flint
    • containing flint
    • showing unfeeling opposition to tender feelings
    • showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings
    • containing flint
    • showing unfeeling opposition to tender feelings
  • others:
    • of nature of flint; abounding in flint, or having a flint-like high quality: as, a flinty stone; a flinty break; flinty floor.
    • Figuratively, difficult as flint; obdurate; harsh; unmerciful: as, a flinty heart.
    • associated with nature of flint; abounding in flint, or having a flint-like quality: as, a flinty stone; a flinty break; flinty surface.
    • Of the nature of flint; abounding in flint, or having a flint-like quality: as, a flinty rock; a flinty fracture; flinty ground.
    • Figuratively, hard as flint; obdurate; cruel; unmerciful: because, a flinty heart.
    • Figuratively, hard as flint; obdurate; harsh; unmerciful: because, a flinty heart.
    • Of the nature of flint; abounding in flint, or having a flint-like high quality: as, a flinty rock; a flinty break; flinty ground.
    • regarding the nature of flint; abounding in flint, or having a flint-like quality: as, a flinty rock; a flinty break; flinty surface.
    • Figuratively, tough as flint; obdurate; harsh; unmerciful: since, a flinty heart.
    • Figuratively, hard as flint; obdurate; harsh; unmerciful: as, a flinty heart.
    • of nature of flint; abounding in flint, or having a flint-like quality: as, a flinty rock; a flinty fracture; flinty surface.
    • Figuratively, difficult as flint; obdurate; harsh; unmerciful: since, a flinty heart.

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