bullheaded


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obstinate and stupid

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After the war, he said of the battle of the Somme: "More than 400,000 of our men fell in this bullheaded fight and the slaughter amongst our young officers was appalling.
Another work shows a bullheaded man with the slogan, "Let's not enjoy natural leather!" Yet another depicts Iranian rapper Heechkas (Nobody) beside an image of one of Iranian sculptor Parviz Tanavoli's "Heech" (Nothing) sculptures.
He was funny, bullheaded, mercurial, generous, deeply talented and driven."
"I would put my arms around him and I would not let him go and I would apologise to him for being bullheaded," the 58-year-old said.
"And someone said James would not have got where he was if he was not bullheaded too, and that he got that from me."
Agnieszka is a bullheaded and accident-prone 17-year-old from a sleepy, vaguely Eastern European village that lies in the shadow of the mysterious and malevolent Wood.
You've got to be bullheaded to work hard while getting no glory.
He circled the roundabout of bullheaded desires, lost in the maze
I would've been just as happy to finish it and bury it." More a bullheaded student of music than an aspiring star, he says he made Break Mirrors to experiment with songwriting; as such, its guitar styling emphasizes subtlety and restraint, better underscoring the considered storytelling.
Granted, there is still uncertainty about how the climate system will react to a specific increase in carbon dioxide concentrations, but it should be obvious to all but the most bullheaded of climate-science deniers that it's time to stop ignoring the risk of continuing to pump huge amounts of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.
" She was an aggressive and bullheaded person who wanted things her way," recalled cocontestant, TV actor Aman Verma.
Once on the trail, the pic's apparent intentions to delineate the various characters never crystallize beyond Gaucho's bullheaded determination to lead and control the group, while Demian (Roberto Cowal) increasingly resists what he thinks is Gaucho's incompetence--a notion the movie hasn't taken the time to sufficiently develop.
During the close: Advisors respond to legitimate client objections with tired formulas and bullheaded bluster, thereby forcing prospects to buy something they wouldn't normally buy.
But the bullheaded foreign policy adopted by the "Algerian foreign affairs ministry" always aborts Moroccan attempts to reunite the two peoples.
Charles is shooting his own zombie movie on the Kodak home movie film stock that gives Super 8 its name and he has commandeered his adolescent friends to work on his cast and crew, already evincing the ambitious vision and bullheaded energy that define directors at their most gifted and tyrannical.