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Another word for obstinate

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Another word for obstinate

Synonym Study

  • Pertinacious implies a strong tenacity of purpose that is regarded unfavorably by others a pertinacious critic
  • Dogged implies thoroughgoing determination or, sometimes, sullen obstinacy the dogged pursuit of a goal
  • Stubborn implies a strong, even innate, resistance to change or manipulation of purpose, course, condition, etc. a stubborn child, a stubborn belief in astrology
  • Obstinate applies to one who adheres persistently, and often unreasonably, to a purpose, course, etc., against argument or persuasion a panel hung by an obstinate juror