Synonyms and Antonyms of stubborn
- He's just being stubborn, refusing even to try the new toothpaste.
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, self-willed, unbending, uncompromising, unrelenting, unyielding, willful (or wilful)
deaf to reason
Synonym Discussion of stubborn
- an obstinate proponent of conspiracy theories
- pursued the story with dogged perseverance
- a person too stubborn to admit error
- a pertinacious salesclerk refusing to take no for an answer
- a mulish determination to have his own way
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