adjective \-ˌstrŋ\

: not willing to do what other people want : very stubborn

Full Definition of HEADSTRONG

:  not easily restrained :  impatient of control, advice, or suggestions <a headstrong businessman>
:  directed by ungovernable will <violent headstrong actions>

Examples of HEADSTRONG

  1. The child is very headstrong.
  2. He is known for his headstrong behavior.

First Known Use of HEADSTRONG

14th century


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