: willfully or perversely unyielding : obstinate
— pig·head·ed·ly adverb
— pig·head·ed·ness noun
Examples of PIGHEADED
- He was too pigheaded to listen to my suggestion.
- <the kind of pigheaded person who seems to believe that facts only confuse an issue>
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Related to PIGHEADED
- adamant, adamantine, bullheaded, dogged, hard, hardened, hardheaded, hard-nosed, headstrong, immovable, implacable, inconvincible, inflexible, intransigent, mulish, obdurate, opinionated, ossified, pat, pertinacious, perverse, obstinate, self-opinionated, self-willed, stiff-necked, stubborn, unbending, uncompromising, unrelenting, unyielding, willful (or wilful)
- acquiescent, agreeable, amenable, compliant, complying, flexible, pliable, pliant, relenting, yielding
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