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Having one's mind made up; decided; resolved
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  1. Having one's mind made up; decided; resolved
  2. Marked by or showing determination; resolute:
  3. Decided or resolved:
Paying close attention; alert or observant:
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  1. Paying close attention; alert or observant:
  2. Paying attention; noticing, watching, listening, or attending closely
  3. Showing care for the needs or desires of others; caring or courteous.
That retains well; retentive
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  1. That retains well; retentive
  2. Characterized by extreme persistence; relentless or enduring:
  3. Holding together firmly; cohesive:
Done or carried on in an obstinate or doggedly persistent manner
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  1. Done or carried on in an obstinate or doggedly persistent manner
  2. Characterized by a refusal to change one's mind or course of action; dogged or persistent:
  3. Difficult to treat or deal with; resistant to treatment or effort:
Firm in asserting a demand or an opinion; unyielding.
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  1. Firm in asserting a demand or an opinion; unyielding.
  2. Repetitive and persistent:
  3. Insisting or demanding; persistent in demands or assertions
Obstinately disobedient or difficult; intractable
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  1. Obstinately disobedient or difficult; intractable
  2. Deviating from what is considered right or good; wrong, improper, etc. or corrupt, wicked, etc.; specif., sexually perverted
  3. Willfully opposing or resisting what is right, expected, or reasonable:
Refusing to relent; continuing, esp. in the face of opposition, interference, etc.; stubborn; persevering
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  1. Refusing to relent; continuing, esp. in the face of opposition, interference, etc.; stubborn; persevering
  2. Existing or remaining in the same state for an indefinitely long time; enduring:
  3. Continuing to exist or endure; lasting without change
Extremely or irrationally stubborn; headstrong.
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  1. Extremely or irrationally stubborn; headstrong.
  2. Unreasonably stubborn.
  3. Blindly stubborn; headstrong
Stubbornly persevering, steadfast.
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  1. Stubbornly persevering, steadfast.
  2. Not giving in readily; persistent; stubborn
  3. Stubbornly persevering; tenacious:
  1. Realistic; pragmatic.
  2. Shrewd and unsentimental; practical; matter-of-fact
  3. Stubborn; obstinate; dogged
Determined to have one's own way; stubbornly and often recklessly willful.
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  1. Determined to have one's own way; stubbornly and often recklessly willful.
  2. Determined to do as one pleases, and not as others want.
  3. Showing such determination
Resembling a mule:
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  1. Resembling a mule:
  2. Extremely or irrationally stubborn and intractable.
  3. Characteristic of a mule; stubborn, obstinate, or intractable
Stubbornly adhering to an attitude, opinion, or course of action; obdurate.
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  1. Stubbornly adhering to an attitude, opinion, or course of action; obdurate.
  2. Difficult to manage, control, or treat:
  3. Characterized by such adherence:
Contrary to what is right or good; wicked or depraved:
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  1. Contrary to what is right or good; wicked or depraved:
  2. Characterized by or resulting from willful opposition or resistance to what is right, expected, or reasonable:
  3. Willfully opposing or resisting what is right, expected, or reasonable:
(Pejorative) Obstinate and stubborn to the point of stupidity.
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  1. (Pejorative) Obstinate and stubborn to the point of stupidity.
  2. Stubborn; obstinate; mulish
  3. Stupidly obstinate.
Stubborn and arrogant or aloof.
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  1. Stubborn and arrogant or aloof.
  2. Stubborn; obstinate
Characterized by extreme persistence; relentless or enduring:
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  1. Characterized by extreme persistence; relentless or enduring:
  2. Tending to retain; retentive:
  3. Persistent; stubborn
Obstinately bent on having one's own way:
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  1. Obstinately bent on having one's own way:
  2. Said or done on purpose; deliberate:
  3. Stubborn.
Difficult to alleviate or cure.
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  1. Difficult to alleviate or cure.
  2. Difficult to manage, control, or treat:
  3. Characterized by such adherence:
Existing or remaining in the same state for an indefinitely long time; enduring:
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  1. Existing or remaining in the same state for an indefinitely long time; enduring:
  2. Refusing to relent; continuing, esp. in the face of opposition, interference, etc.; stubborn; persevering
  3. Continuing to exist or endure; lasting without change
Refusing to yield, obey, or comply; resisting doggedly or unreasonably; resolute or obstinate
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  1. Refusing to yield, obey, or comply; resisting doggedly or unreasonably; resolute or obstinate
  2. Characterized by a refusal to change one's mind or course of action; dogged or persistent:
  3. Difficult to treat or deal with; resistant to treatment or effort:
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