pigheaded

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adjective pig·head·ed \ˈpig-ˌhe-dəd\

Definition of pigheaded

  1. :  willfully or perversely unyielding :  obstinate

pigheadedly

adverb

pigheadedness

noun

Examples of pigheaded in a sentence

  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


PIGHEADED Defined for English Language Learners

pigheaded

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adjective pig·head·ed \ˈpig-ˌhe-dəd\

Definition of pigheaded for English Language Learners

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


PIGHEADED Defined for Kids

pigheaded

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adjective pig·head·ed \ˈpig-ˈhe-dəd\

Definition of pigheaded for Students

  1. :  very stubborn <She was too pigheaded to listen.>



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