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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Unreasonably rigid in the face of argument or entreaty or attack.

Usage examples (37)
  • He gave them a mulish look as he refused to give in to their protests and demands.
  • A kind of mulish huffiness in his expression made him look ridiculous and unlikeable.
  • Sometimes it came back to make the Inspector's normally intuitive face mulish.
  • "While this mulish attitude achieves nothing, our people are dying," Holomisa said. for more
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