Synonyms for tenacious

Synonyms for (adjective) tenacious

Synonyms: coherent, tenacious

Definition: sticking together

Usage: two coherent sheets; tenacious burrs

Similar words: adhesive

Definition: tending to adhere


Synonyms: unyielding, dogged, dour, tenacious, persistent, pertinacious

Definition: stubbornly unyielding

Usage: dogged persistence; dour determination; the most vocal and pertinacious of all the critics; a mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it- T.S.Eliot; men tenacious of opinion

Similar words: unregenerate, obstinate, stubborn

Definition: tenaciously unwilling or marked by tenacious unwillingness to yield