bullheaded


bull·head·ed

adjective \-ˈhe-dəd\

: not willing to change an opinion, plan, etc. : very stubborn in a foolish or annoying way

Full Definition of BULLHEADED

:  stupidly stubborn :  headstrong
bull·head·ed·ly adverb
bull·head·ed·ness noun

Examples of BULLHEADED

  1. a bullheaded boss who won't take advice from anyone
  2. <a bullheaded government official who refused to bend the rules even just a little bit>

First Known Use of BULLHEADED

1818

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