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pigheaded

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adjective pig·head·ed \ˈpig-ˌhe-dəd\

Simple Definition of pigheaded

  • : refusing to do what other people want or to change your opinion or the way you do something : very stubborn

Full Definition of pigheaded

  1. :  willfully or perversely unyielding :  obstinate

pig·head·ed·ly adverb
pig·head·ed·ness noun

Examples of pigheaded

  1. He was too pigheaded to listen to my suggestion.

  2. <the kind of pigheaded person who seems to believe that facts only confuse an issue>



1620

First Known Use of pigheaded

1620



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