Origin of headstrong
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OTHER WORDS FROM headstrongheadstrongly, adverbheadstrongness, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH headstrongheadlong, headstrong
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How to use headstrong in a sentence
Progressives see him as an experienced and headstrong rulemaker who is not afraid to take a hard line against big banks.Senate confirms Rohit Chopra to lead Consumer Financial Protection Bureau|Aaron Gregg|September 30, 2021|Washington Post
In the Schwab novel, a headstrong young woman makes a decision she might regret for the rest of her very long life.
One of our kids is very headstrong, and my having to serve as the enforcer of rules has negatively affected our relationship.Carolyn Hax: The parent who has to be the ‘bad cop’ is feeling blue|Carolyn Hax|November 8, 2020|Washington Post
Others are worried about the pandemic’s impact on small businesses and city finances and are headstrong on prioritizing economic recovery.Coastal Anxieties Run Deep in Oceanside Mayor’s Race|Kayla Jimenez|October 12, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Sometimes my mouth just starts going and I get so headstrong about what I want and I want to do.
Fortunately for the reader, Cordelia is even more headstrong than she is self-obsessed.
He got into alpine racing, liked it, and early on developed his own headstrong approach to the sport.The Can't-Miss Sochi Showdown: Bode Miller And Ted Ligety|Jake Bright|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Other than potential squabbles with Mary, serving again to prove how headstrong she is, where would the drama have come from?‘Downton Abbey’: Why Last Night’s Season Finale Has Fans Seeing Red|Jace Lacob|February 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Still, the Ram is headstrong, able to tune out the voices of his detractors.
But she is a girl, and she does not mind her jack-sparrow being a trifle headstrong, if only he has a kind heart.Child Life In Town And Country|Anatole France
Then it was that the insular propensity grew impudent and headstrong, and soon became a power in the land.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
He, the conqueror, the irresistible, had never before met one of this audacious and headstrong breed.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
One must be pardoned for repeating the very rudiments of criticism to some of the headstrong writers of our day.
That the Bretons are faithful no one doubts; but that they are still more headstrong is a justice that none will deny them.Laboulaye's Fairy Book|Various