Definition of mulish
: unreasonably and inflexibly obstinate
Examples of mulish in a sentence
She approached the job with mulish determination.
a mulish insistence on doing things his own way
Origin and Etymology of mulish
First Known Use: 1751
Synonym Discussion of mulish
MULISH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mulish for English Language Learners
: refusing to do what other people want or to change your opinion or the way you do something : very stubborn
MULISH Defined for Kids
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