headstrong


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Synonyms for headstrong

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habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition

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Collins; "but if she is really headstrong and foolish, I know not whether she would altogether be a very desirable wife to a man in my situation, who naturally looks for happiness in the marriage state.
"Lizzy is only headstrong in such matters as these.
Yes, yes--I can be as headstrong as you are when I like.
Do you wish to know why I meant it, you rash and headstrong old woman?'
Ferrars is a very headstrong proud woman, and in her first fit of anger upon hearing it, would very likely secure every thing to Robert, and the idea of that, for Edward's sake, frightens away all my inclination for hasty measures."
He had been used to regarding his comrade as a blatant child with an audacity grown from his inexperience, thought- less, headstrong, jealous, and filled with a tinsel courage.
Every attention was paid to fit him out for his headstrong undertaking.
The drama features Rose Williams in the lead role of Charlotte Heywood - a headstrong and outspoken young woman who moves from her rural home to Sanditon.
"a headstrong and wilful heiress from the West Indies"
After being headstrong about apologising to each other, over the weekend, AMG rapper Medikal took the high road and took to his Twitter page to apologize to Strongman.
Under its overconfident, headstrong leader of the time, Microsoft missed many boats: cloud computing, mobility and simplicity.
Summary: The actress plays a headstrong headmistress of an academy in the Netflix original
But Little has revealed he feared he would get the chop as a headstrong teenager when his rebellious streak caused him to bolt from the barbers and hop on the No.7 bus outside Villa Park.
Adelaide Irving, a mixed-up, headstrong 15-year-old who was sent to the penitentiary for two years for her first offense: picking someone's pocket.
IANS Kangana Ranaut, known to speak her mind despite the reactions her words elicit, says it is difficult to remain"headstrong" in Bollywood as there are always people who try to make one"feel insignificant." But she continues to fight it.