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- adj. Alternative form of pigheaded.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having a head like a pig; hence, figuratively: stupidity obstinate; perverse; stubborn.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Stupid and obstinate as a pig; stupidly perverse; unreasonably set in mind.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. obstinate and stupid
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"I wish you was in it, you pig-headed Dutchman!" he shouted.
There IS a place for boldly asserting truths that no one else seems to want to recognize; the problem is when these become fixed and inflexible and pig-headed.
Either that, or he is too stupid and pig-headed to hold an important position in government.
Farmers father was a great big man, a ferociously competitive athlete nicknamed Elbows by people who played basketball with him, a sometime salesman and school teacher, with a lot of unconventional ideas and an absolutely pig-headed determination to have his family live by them.
Véronik has a new blog! the rewards of being a little less pig-headed and rigid
He never meant to argue, she was just so pig-headed sometimes.
Russia got it right to begin with, why are they emulating the U. S: a country in danger of losing its 'Space legacy because of stupid and pig-headed decision making: the "IRAQ SYNDROME" in action perhaps ...?!
But the decision to put the gear lever on the down tube, rather than on the handlebars, was pointlessly regressive, like installing a mangle instead of a washing machine in a period home just for the sake of pig-headed authenticity.
And the American people had suffered over three years of ever-deepening misery under an President whose temperamental and principled reluctance to take action had begun to look like pig-headed, heartlessness --- they were ready, eager, for a President who would dive in and do anything and everything to help, and while they expected solid results, they were overcome with gratitude and joy at just the effort itself.
I put myself on the straight and narrow to raise him right and he ... he's one pig-headed ...