bull-headed

bullheaded

[bool-hed-id]
adjective
obstinately opinionated, especially in refusing to consider alternatives; stubborn.

Origin:
1810–20; bull1 + head + -ed3

bullheadedly, adverb
bullheadedness, noun
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bull-headed
 
adj
blindly obstinate; stubborn, headstrong, or stupid
 
bull-'headedly
 
adv
 
bull-'headedness
 
n

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