bullheadedness
bullheadedness ullheadedness n. resolute adherence to one's own ideas or desires.

Syn: stubbornness, obstinacy, obstinance, pigheadedness, self-will. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bullheadedness — noun see bullheaded …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bullheadedness — See bullheadedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • bullheadedness — noun The characteristic of being bullheaded …   Wiktionary

  • bullheadedness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being stubbornly unyielding: doggedness, hardheadedness, mulishness, obstinacy, obstinateness, pertinaciousness, pertinacity, perverseness, perversity, pigheadedness, tenaciousness, tenacity,… …   English dictionary for students

  • bullheadedness — n. obstinacy, stubbornness, pigheadedness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bullheadedness — bull·head·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • bullheadedness — noun resolute adherence to your own ideas or desires • Syn: ↑stubbornness, ↑obstinacy, ↑obstinance, ↑pigheadedness, ↑self will • Derivationally related forms: ↑pigheaded (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • obstinacy — noun 1. resolute adherence to your own ideas or desires • Syn: ↑stubbornness, ↑bullheadedness, ↑obstinance, ↑pigheadedness, ↑self will • Derivationally related forms: ↑pigheaded (for …   Useful english dictionary

  • obstinance — noun 1. resolute adherence to your own ideas or desires • Syn: ↑stubbornness, ↑bullheadedness, ↑obstinacy, ↑pigheadedness, ↑self will • Derivationally related forms: ↑pigheaded (for …   Useful english dictionary

  • pigheadedness — noun resolute adherence to your own ideas or desires • Syn: ↑stubbornness, ↑bullheadedness, ↑obstinacy, ↑obstinance, ↑self will • Derivationally related forms: ↑pigheaded, ↑obstinate ( …   Useful english dictionary

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