Part of speech:
Having very strong opinions.
Showing such determination
Difficult to treat or deal with; resistant to treatment or effort:
The definition of obstinate is extremely stubborn and determined to have your own way.
Difficult to operate or start:
Difficult to mold or manipulate:
Having an ugly or mean disposition
Hard to handle or deal with
Extremely or irrationally stubborn; headstrong.
Extremely persistent or unyielding:
Willfully opposing or resisting what is right, expected, or reasonable:
Stubborn and arrogant or aloof.
Doing as one pleases; self-willed
Tenaciously unwilling to yield
Find another word for mulish. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mulish, like: opinionated, headstrong, stubborn, obstinate, balky, determined, intractable, ornery, pigheaded, recalcitrant and bullheaded.