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bullheaded

[boo l-hed-id] /ˈbʊlˈhɛd ɪd/
adjective
1.
obstinately opinionated, especially in refusing to consider alternatives; stubborn.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; bull1 + head + -ed3
Related forms
bullheadedly, adverb
bullheadedness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for bull-headed

bull-headed

adjective
1.
blindly obstinate; stubborn, headstrong, or stupid
Derived Forms
bull-headedly, adverb
bull-headedness, noun
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Slang definitions & phrases for bull-headed

bullheaded

adjective

Obstinate (1818+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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