bull-headed

Bull-headed
If you're a bull-headed, you're stubborn or inflexible.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • bull-headed — adj determined to get what you want without really thinking enough about it >bullheadedly adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bull-headed — adj. obstinate; impetuous; blundering. Derivatives: bull headedly adv. bull headedness n. * * * bull headˈed adjective Impetuous and obstinate • • • Main Entry: ↑bull * * * bull headed UK US [bʊlˈhedəd] adjective determined to do …   Useful english dictionary

  • bull-headed — someone who is bull headed is determined to do exactly what they want to do, and does not think about what other people want. He s completely bull headed. I asked him not to throw out that old table, but he did it anyway …   New idioms dictionary

  • bull-headed — /bʊl ˈhɛdəd / (say bool heduhd) adjective 1. obstinate; blunderingly stubborn; stupid. –adverb 2. obstinately. –phrase 3. go bull headed at, to undertake aggressively or blunderingly …   Australian English dictionary

  • bull-headed — UK / US [bʊlˈhedəd] adjective determined to do or get what you want Derived words: bull headedly adverb bull headedness noun uncountable …   English dictionary

  • bull-headed — adjective determined to get what you want without really thinking enough about it bullheadedly adverb bullheadedness noun (U) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • bull-headed — Headstrong, obstinate, unreasonably stubborn …   Black's law dictionary

  • Bull-headed Shrike — Taxobox name = Bull headed Shrike status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Laniidae genus = Lanius species = L. bucephalus binomial = Lanius bucephalus binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • bull-headed shrike — japoninė medšarkė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Lanius bucephalus angl. bull headed shrike vok. Büffelkopfwürger, m rus. японский сорокопут, m pranc. pie grièche bucéphale, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – tikrosios… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • bull-headedness — bull headˈedness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑bull * * * bull headedness noun [uncountable] Thesaurus: determination and ambitionsynonym Main entry: bull headed …   Useful english dictionary


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