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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a stubborn unregenerate manner.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : obstinate advocacy of high tariffs. ,the obstinate growth of weeds
  • If he'd been caught and killed he could never -- No! No! "obstinately," even then he would have got back in some form -- in some way.
  • Ambassador to China Jon Huntsman in Beijing, lodging "a solemn representation" to express China's displeasure at the U.S. "obstinately" arranging the meeting.
  • Brigitte was ill, and remained obstinately silent. for more
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