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Overview of verb obstinate

The verb obstinate has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. obstinate

(persist stubbornly; "he obstinates himself against all rational arguments")

Overview of adj obstinate

The adj obstinate has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. stubborn, obstinate, unregenerate

(tenaciously unwilling or marked by tenacious unwillingness to yield)

2. cussed, obdurate, obstinate, unrepentant

(stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing)

3. contrary, obstinate, perverse, wayward

(resistant to guidance or discipline; "Mary Mary quite contrary"; "an obstinate child with a violent temper"; "a perverse mood"; "wayward behavior") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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