stubborn


stubborn
stubborn *obstinate, dogged, pertinacious, mulish, stiff-necked, pigheaded, bullheaded
Analogous words: rebellious, contumacious, *insubordinate: intractable, recalcitrant, refractory (see UNRULY): obdurate, adamant, inexorable, *inflexible
Contrasted words: pliable, pliant, adaptable (see PLASTIC): tractable, amenable (see OBEDIENT)

New Dictionary of Synonyms. 2014.

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