stubborn streak

Definition of stubborn streak

  1. :  a tendency to be stubborn

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  unreasonably or perversely unyielding :  mulish

    :  justifiably unyielding :  resolute

    :  suggestive or typical of a strong stubborn nature

  1. :  a line or mark of a different color or texture from the ground :  stripe

    :  the color of the fine powder of a mineral obtained by scratching or rubbing against a hard white surface and constituting an important distinguishing character

    :  inoculum implanted in a line on a solid medium

  1. :  to make streaks on or in

    :  to move swiftly :  rush

    :  to have a streak (as of winning or outstanding performances)

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