By their own declaration, not only are they our enemies, but enemies the most spiteful and untractable.
There was a noise of musical instruments and untractable boots on the floor-boards.
I assure you that it is hard work, because these feelings of ours are such intangible, untractable things!
In their eyes, they are poor, helpless, and untractable devils.
Convention, grim and untractable, tried to pull the string to make all puppets dance.
She was a plain child, and her shock of red hair was straight and untractable.
Sir John was proud, untractable, turbulent, very difficult to manage.
To which of those happy propositions is your Duke so much wedded that contradiction will make him unreasonable and untractable?
Will you give the reins to their untractable nature and their uncontrolled passions?
I should liken the white man to the horse (often untractable and balky), the black man to the ox.