from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The quality of being bull-headed.
- noun Figuratively, blind, unreasoning impetuosity or obstinacy; stupid aggressiveness; blockheadedness.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun resolute adherence to one's own ideas or desires.
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- noun The characteristic of being
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun resolute adherence to your own ideas or desires
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This is the part where art and intuition fail you, and you have to fall back on cold hard craftsmanship, bullheadedness, and grim determination.
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.
This party will be torn apart because of her bullheadedness and it will be John Mccain in the White House!
Along with his usual bullheadedness, he was cranky from lack of sleep.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.