bullheadedness love

Definitions

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  • n. The characteristic of being bullheaded.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. resolute adherence to one's own ideas or desires.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being bull-headed.
  • n. Figuratively, blind, unreasoning impetuosity or obstinacy; stupid aggressiveness; blockheadedness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. resolute adherence to your own ideas or desires

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Examples

  • This is the part where art and intuition fail you, and you have to fall back on cold hard craftsmanship, bullheadedness, and grim determination.

    he must have tapped my telephone lines. he must have known i'm spending my time alone.

  • I have, through years of patience and determined "Yes, they DO make it in left hand" bullheadedness, aquired most of the calibers I wanted except a .17 or .20.

    A Semi-Painful Reunion

  • McCain may never "surrender" in Iraq, but thankfully, a growing population in this country will never surrender to another 4 or 8 years of relentless manipulation and bullheadedness.

    Several protesters interrupt McCain speech

  • This party will be torn apart because of her bullheadedness and it will be John Mccain in the White House!

    After big win, Clinton vows to push forward

  • Along with his usual bullheadedness, he was cranky from lack of sleep.

    The God Hater

  • Many other coaches — Fred Shero, Mike Keenan, John Brophy, to name but a few — have distinguished themselves for their bullheadedness and their inability to get along with their players.

    Coach Savard, we hardly knew you

  • Both shows also have their moments of absorbing drama and distasteful levels of bullheadedness, set against an American backdrop that once again seems mere steps away from the full-on, Cormac McCarthy-style apocalypse.

    'Storage Wars' and 'Gold Rush: Alaska' are mining at the recessionary frontier

  • When it comes time to decide which hill to take, or even to take a hill, McCain's impetuousness, bullheadedness, appalling academics and lack of self discipline dictate that he not be in the room.

    Now A McCain Surrogate Demeans Wes Clark's Service

  • The scuttlebutt I hear is that a lot of the leading Illinois Democrats (i.e. the crooked Blue Dog ones who are all going to end up indicted anyway as long as Pat Fitzgerald doesn't run out of time) want Hillary and the only reason Obama has as strong a base as he does in his home state is because of Penny Pritzker's bullheadedness in getting him networked and funded.

    Reid Allowed Vote On Mukasey In Exchange For Military Funding Bill

  • It never ceases to amaze me how the lack of intelligence and bullheadedness of conservative right wing intellectual terrorists will defend the very thing that is hurting them the most: corporate america.

    Sieg Hiel, Corporate America!

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