Meaning of flintiness in English:


Pronunciation /ˈflɪntɪnəs/


See flinty

‘There is a unique streak of steely acidity, a firm flintiness and a mineral quality that is not found elsewhere in Burgundy.’
  • ‘This wine has a roundness and flintiness that will develop with bottle age.’
  • ‘He questions old saws with irreverence, humour, and flintiness, unencumbered by our proverbial politeness and our suffocating political correctness.’