Origin of headstrong
Related formshead·strong·ly, adverbhead·strong·ness, noun
Can be confusedheadlong headstrong
Examples from the Web for headstrong
Sometimes my mouth just starts going and I get so headstrong about what I want and I want to do.
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.
A certain amount of turmoil exists in every family—especially those with headstrong teenagers.
She is headstrong and imperious and does not brook resistance to her will.Under the Witches' Moon|Nathan Gallizier
Are not these prudent and proper counsellors for an ambitious and headstrong woman?The Life of Marie de Medicis, Vol. 3 (of 3)|Julia Pardoe
Antoine was headstrong and full of jests, but faithful, honest, and attached.Four Years in France|Henry Digby Beste
Ellen is foolish and headstrong, but she has a very good heart.Hester, Volume 1 (of 3)|Margaret Oliphant
However, I thought it best not to say much about it to him, for he was a headstrong boy, and had always resented opposition.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman