pigheaded

[ pig-hed-id ]
/ ˈpɪgˌhɛd ɪd /

adjective

stupidly obstinate; stubborn: pigheaded resistance.

Origin of pigheaded

1610–20; pig1 + -headed

Related forms

pig·head·ed·ly, adverbpig·head·ed·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for pig-headed

pig-headed


adjective

stupidly stubborn

Derived Forms

pig-headedly, adverbpig-headedness, noun
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