stiff neck

noun

Definition of stiff neck

  1. 1a :  fibrositis of the neck muscles b :  torticollis

  2. 2a :  a proud or stubborn person :  one with a haughty bearing b :  obstinacy I know thy rebellion and thy stiff neck — Deuteronomy 31:27 (Authorized Version)

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