adamant, bullheaded, dogged, hard, hard-nosed, hardened, hardheaded, headstrong, immovable, implacable, inconvincible, inflexible, intransigent, mulish, obdurate, obstinate, opinionated, ossified, pat, pertinacious, perverse, pigheaded, self-opinionated, stubborn, unbending, uncompromising, unrelenting, unyielding, willful (or wilful);
deaf to reason;
SELF-WILLED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of self-willed for English Language Learners
: determined to do what you want even though other people may not want you to do it
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