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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Guided by practical experience and observation rather than theory; Unreasonably rigid in the face of argument or entreaty or attack.

Usage examples (33)
  • A hardheaded appraisal of our position
  • The first 48 hours I was kind of hardheaded about it.
  • "He is kind of hardheaded and doesn't want to take charity," Wolfe said.
  • "He can be hardheaded," says catcher Jorge Posada. for more
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