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stubborn

  • 1 stubborn

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    [English Word] be stubborn
    [Swahili Word] -pindana
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] associative
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -pinda
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    [English Word] be stubborn
    [Swahili Word] -potoka
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [English Example] (s)he is a victor if (s)he was stubborn
    [Swahili Example] Yeye ni mchindani kama aliyepotoka
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    [English Word] be stubborn
    [Swahili Word] -shupaa
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] shupavu Adj.
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] gumu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] -kakamizi
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [Derived Word] kakamka V
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] kakamizi
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [Derived Word] kakamia
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] katavu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [Derived Word] kataa, mkatavu
    [Note] rare
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] pindani
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [Derived Word] pinda V
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] potoe
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [English Example] (s)he is a stubborn child
    [Swahili Example] yeye ni mtoto mpotoe
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] potovu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [English Example] Stop your stubbornness
    [Swahili Example] Waacha upotovu wako
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] shupavu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [Derived Word] shupaa V
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] stahimilivu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] stubborn
    [Swahili Word] tundu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mbishi
    [Swahili Plural] wabishi
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] bisha V
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mkaidi
    [Swahili Plural] wakaidi
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Language] Arabic
    [Related Words] -kaidi
    [English Example] he knew he was following a stubborn man
    [Swahili Example] alijua kwamba amefuatana na mtu mkaidi [Sul]
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mpinzani
    [Swahili Plural] wapinzani
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -pinga
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mpotoe
    [Swahili Plural] wapotoe
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] pota V
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mpotofu
    [Swahili Plural] wapotofu
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] pota V
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mpotovu
    [Swahili Plural] wapotovu
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] pota V
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mpotwe
    [Swahili Plural] wapotwe
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] pota V
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mshindani
    [Swahili Plural] washindani
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] shinda
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mshindanizi
    [Swahili Plural] washindanizi
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] shinda
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] pinduani
    [Swahili Plural] mapinduani
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 5/6an
    [Derived Word] pinda V
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    [English Word] stubborn person
    [English Plural] stubborn people
    [Swahili Word] mwenye shingo ngumu
    [Swahili Plural] wenye shingo ngumu
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
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    [English Word] stubbornness
    [Swahili Word] chachari
    [Swahili Plural] machachari
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 5/6
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    English-Swahili dictionary > stubborn

  • 2 stubborn

    adjective
    1) (obstinate) starrköpfig (abwertend); dickköpfig (ugs.); störrisch [Tier, Gesicht, Haltung]; hartnäckig [Vorurteil]

    be stubborn in insisting on somethingstur (ugs. abwertend) auf etwas (Dat.) beharren

    [as] stubborn as a mule — störrisch wie ein Maulesel (ugs.)

    2) (resolute) hartnäckig; fest [Mut, Entschlossenheit, Treue]
    3) (intractable) störrisch (fig.); vertrackt (ugs.) [Problem]
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    (obstinate, or unwilling to yield, obey etc: He's as stubborn as a donkey.) eigensinnig
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    stub·born
    [ˈstʌbən, AM -ɚn]
    1. (obstinate) of a person stur fam, dickköpfig fam, starrköpfig, störrisch
    his \stubborn insistence that he was right ended our friendship unsere Freundschaft ging zu Bruch, weil er stur darauf bestand, im Recht zu sein
    \stubborn child störrisches Kind
    to be \stubborn as a mule so stur wie ein Esel sein
    2. (persistent) hartnäckig
    \stubborn hair widerspenstiges Haar
    \stubborn pain hartnäckiger Schmerz
    \stubborn problem vertracktes Problem
    \stubborn refusal hartnäckige Weigerung
    \stubborn resistance hartnäckiger Widerstand
    \stubborn stains hartnäckige Flecken
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    ['stʌbən]
    adj
    1) (= obstinate) person, insistence stur; animal, child störrisch
    2) (= persistent) refusal, resistance, campaign, stain etc hartnäckig
    3) lock, material widerspenstig; weeds, cough hartnäckig
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    stubborn [ˈstʌbə(r)n] adj (adv stubbornly)
    1. eigensinnig, halsstarrig, störrisch, dickköpfig
    2. hartnäckig (Fleck, Widerstand etc)
    3. standhaft, unbeugsam
    4. widerspenstig (Haar, Material)
    5. spröde, hart, zäh:
    stubborn ore strengflüssiges Erz
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    adjective
    1) (obstinate) starrköpfig (abwertend); dickköpfig (ugs.); störrisch [Tier, Gesicht, Haltung]; hartnäckig [Vorurteil]

    be stubborn in insisting on somethingstur (ugs. abwertend) auf etwas (Dat.) beharren

    [as] stubborn as a mule — störrisch wie ein Maulesel (ugs.)

    2) (resolute) hartnäckig; fest [Mut, Entschlossenheit, Treue]
    3) (intractable) störrisch (fig.); vertrackt (ugs.) [Problem]
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    adj.
    dickköpfig adj.
    eigensinnig adj.
    starrköpfig adj.

    English-german dictionary > stubborn

  • 3 stubborn

    ['stʌbən]
    aggettivo [person, animal] testardo, cocciuto; [ behaviour] ostinato, testardo; [ independence] tenace; [resistance, refusal, stain] ostinato
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    (obstinate, or unwilling to yield, obey etc: He's as stubborn as a donkey.) testardo, ostinato
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    stubborn /ˈstʌbən/
    a.
    1 caparbio; cocciuto; ostinato; testardo; pervicace: a stubborn boy, un ragazzo cocciuto
    2 duro; inflessibile; pertinace; tenace; saldo: stubborn resistance, tenace resistenza; stubborn opinions, opinioni salde
    3 (tecn.) che si lavora male; di difficile trattamento: stubborn ore, minerale difficile a trattarsi
    4 (med.) persistente; cronico; ribelle: a stubborn fever, una febbre ribelle
    a stubborn fight, un combattimento accanito (o all'ultimo sangue) □ as stubborn as a mule, testardo come un mulo □ Facts are stubborn things, i fatti non si discutono; sono i fatti che contano!
    stubbornly avv.
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    ['stʌbən]
    aggettivo [person, animal] testardo, cocciuto; [ behaviour] ostinato, testardo; [ independence] tenace; [resistance, refusal, stain] ostinato

    English-Italian dictionary > stubborn

  • 4 stubborn

    stub·born [ʼstʌbən, Am -ɚn] adj ( esp pej)
    1) ( obstinate) of a person stur ( fam), dickköpfig ( fam), starrköpfig, störrisch;
    his \stubborn insistence that he was right ended our friendship unsere Freundschaft ging zu Bruch, weil er stur darauf bestand, im Recht zu sein;
    \stubborn child störrisches Kind;
    to be \stubborn as a mule so stur wie ein Esel sein
    2) ( persistent) hartnäckig;
    \stubborn hair widerspenstiges Haar;
    \stubborn pain hartnäckiger Schmerz;
    \stubborn problem vertracktes Problem;
    \stubborn refusal hartnäckige Weigerung;
    \stubborn resistance hartnäckiger Widerstand;
    \stubborn stains hartnäckige Flecken

    English-German students dictionary > stubborn

  • 5 stubborn

    (obstinate, or unwilling to yield, obey etc: He's as stubborn as a donkey.) cabezota
    stubborn adj terco / tozudo / testarudo
    tr['stʌbən]
    1 (person, animal) terco,-a, testarudo,-a, tozudo,-a, obstinado,-a; (refusal, resistance) obcecado,-a
    2 (stain, cough, etc) rebelde
    stubborn ['stʌbərn] adj
    1) obstinate: terco, obstinado, empecinado
    2) persistent: pertinaz, persistente
    stubbornly adv
    adj.
    arisco, -a adj.
    atestado, -a adj.
    cabezota adj.
    cabezudo, -a adj.
    cabezón, -ona adj.
    caprichoso, -a adj.
    duro, -a adj.
    endurecido, -a adj.
    inapeable adj.
    maniático, -a adj.
    obstinado, -a adj.
    reacio, -a adj.
    rebelde adj.
    tenaz adj.
    terco, -a adj.
    terne adj.
    testarudo, -a adj.
    tozudo, -a adj.
    'stʌbərn, 'stʌbən
    a) <person/nature> ( obstinate) terco, testarudo, tozudo; ( resolute) tenaz, tesonero, perseverante; <refusal/resistance/insistence> pertinaz
    b) <cold/weeds> pertinaz, persistente; < stain> rebelde
    ['stʌbǝn]
    ADJ
    1) (=obstinate) [person] testarudo, terco, tozudo; [animal] terco; [nature, attitude, silence, refusal] obstinado; [resistance, insistence, determination] obstinado, pertinaz
    - as stubborn as a mule
    2) (=hard to deal with) [problem] pertinaz; [stain, lock] difícil, resistente
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    ['stʌbərn, 'stʌbən]
    a) <person/nature> ( obstinate) terco, testarudo, tozudo; ( resolute) tenaz, tesonero, perseverante; <refusal/resistance/insistence> pertinaz
    b) <cold/weeds> pertinaz, persistente; < stain> rebelde

    English-spanish dictionary > stubborn

  • 6 stubborn

    stubborn stub∙born adj. 1. (often disapproving) determined not to change your opinion or attitude • 固执的;执拗的;顽固的;倔强的 【SYN】 obstinate:
    »He was too stubborn to admit that he was wrong.
    他死不认错。
    »She can be as stubborn as a mule.
    她可以倔得像头骡子。
    »stubborn pride
    »a stubborn resistance to change
    »a stubborn refusal to listen
    2. difficult to get rid of or deal with • 难以去除(或对付)的 【SYN】 persistent:
    »a stubborn cough / stain
    久治不瘉的咳嗽;顽渍
    »a stubborn problem
    stub∙born∙ly adv.:
    »She stubbornly refused to pay.
    她怎么都不肯付钱。
    »Unemployment remains stubbornly high.
    失业率居高不下。
    stub∙born∙ness noun [U]
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    ['stʌbәn]
    adj. 頑固的, 固執的, 堅定的, 堅決的, 難應付的, 難處理的

    English-Chinese dictionary > stubborn

  • 7 stubborn

    ['stʌbən]
    прил.
    1)
    Syn:
    б) непреклонный, непоколебимый; твёрдый, решительный
    Syn:
    2) упорный; настойчивый
    3) неподатливый, тяжёлый
    Syn:
    lasting I 2.
    Ant:

    Англо-русский современный словарь > stubborn

  • 8 stubborn

    [ˈstʌbən]
    stubborn неподатливый stubborn упорный; stubborn resistance упорное сопротивление stubborn упрямый, неподатливый stubborn упрямый stubborn упорный; stubborn resistance упорное сопротивление

    English-Russian short dictionary > stubborn

  • 9 stubborn

    [ʹstʌbən] a
    1. упрямый, неподатливый

    as stubborn as a mule /as a donkey/ - упрямый как осёл

    2. упорный

    stubborn battle [resistance] - упорный бой [-ое сопротивление]

    to be stubborn in the defence of smth. - упорно защищать что-л.

    3. тяжёлый, неподатливый

    stubborn illness - болезнь, не поддающаяся лечению

    facts are stubborn things - посл. факты - упрямая вещь

    НБАРС > stubborn

  • 10 stubborn

    ['stʌbən]
    adj

    He is very stubborn about these things. — В этих вопросах он очень упрям.

    - stubborn child
    - don't be stubborn

    English-Russian combinatory dictionary > stubborn

  • 11 stubborn

    adj
    1) упертий; непіддатливий
    2) завзятий, наполегливий
    3) запеклий
    4) важкий, непіддатливий

    stubborn illness — хвороба, що не піддається лікуванню

    facts are stubborn thingsприсл. факти — уперта річ

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    a
    1) упертий, непіддатливий
    3) важкий, непіддатливий

    English-Ukrainian dictionary > stubborn

  • 12 stubborn

    1. a упрямый, неподатливый
    2. a упорный
    3. a тяжёлый, неподатливый

    stubborn illness — болезнь, не поддающаяся лечению

    Синонимический ряд:
    1. inflexible (adj.) adamantine; brassbound; inflexible; iron; rockbound; rock-ribbed; single-minded; steadfast; unbendable; uncompliant; unswayable
    2. obstinate (adj.) adamant; bullheaded; closed-minded; close-minded; contumacious; deaf; die-hard; firm; hardheaded; hard-headed; headstrong; incompliant; inexorable; intractable; intransigent; muleheaded; muley; mulish; obdurate; obstinate; pertinacious; perverse; pervicacious; pigheaded; recalcitrant; refractory; resolute; rigid; self-willed; stiff; stiff-necked; tenacious; tough; unbending; uncompromising; unpliable; unpliant; unyielding; willful; wrongheaded
    3. persistent (adj.) dogged; insistent; persevering; persistent; relentless; resolved; tenacious; unremitting
    Антонимический ряд:
    cooperative; flexible; irresolute; pliable; pliant; yielding

    English-Russian base dictionary > stubborn

  • 13 stubborn

    (obstinate, or unwilling to yield, obey etc: He's as stubborn as a donkey.) trmast
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    [stʌbən]
    adjective ( stubbornly adverb)
    trdovraten, trmast, svojeglav, uporen, kljubovalen; stanoviten, vztrajen, odločen; zakrknjen; neprilagodljiv, trd, nepopustljiv, neizprosen
    stubborn ore technical težko topljiva ruda

    English-Slovenian dictionary > stubborn

  • 14 stubborn

    /'stʌbən/ * tính từ - bướng bỉnh, ương bướng, ngoan cố =as stubborn as a mule+ cứng đầu cứng cổ, ương bướng - ngoan cường =stubborn struggle+ cuộc đấu tranh ngoan cường - không lay chuyển được; không gò theo được =facts are stubborn things+ sự thật là điều không thể gò theo với lý thuyết được =stubborn soil+ đất khó cày

    English-Vietnamese dictionary > stubborn

  • 15 stubborn

    ˈstʌbən прил.
    1) неподатливый, упрямый Syn: obstinate, refractory
    2) упорный Syn: adamant, headstrong, obdurate, pertinacious, pigheaded Ant: adaptable, compliant, docile, malleable упрямый, неподатливый - * man упрямый человек - as * as a mule /as a donkey/ упрямый как осел упорный - * battle упорный бой - to be * in the defence of smth. упорно защищать что-л. тяжелый, неподатливый - * illness болезнь, не поддающаяся лечению > facts are * things (пословица) факты - упрямая вещь stubborn неподатливый ~ упорный;
    stubborn resistance упорное сопротивление ~ упрямый, неподатливый ~ упрямый ~ упорный;
    stubborn resistance упорное сопротивление

    Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь > stubborn

  • 16 stubborn

    adj. eigenwijs
    [ stubbən] stubbornness
    koppigeigenwijs, obstinaat, eigenzinnig
    weerbarstig, weerspannighardnekkig, moeilijk te bewerken
    voorbeelden:
    2   stubborn lock stroef slot
         stubborn soil taaie grond

    English-Dutch dictionary > stubborn

  • 17 stubborn

    Англо-русский синонимический словарь > stubborn

  • 18 stubborn

    English-Russian big medical dictionary > stubborn

  • 19 stubborn

    stubborn [ˊstʌbǝn] a
    1) упря́мый, непода́тливый
    2) упо́рный;

    stubborn resistance упо́рное сопротивле́ние

    Англо-русский словарь Мюллера > stubborn

  • 20 stubborn

    (obstinate, or unwilling to yield, obey etc: He's as stubborn as a donkey.) stædig
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    (obstinate, or unwilling to yield, obey etc: He's as stubborn as a donkey.) stædig

    English-Danish dictionary > stubborn

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  • Stubborn — Stub born, a. [OE. stoburn, stiborn; probably fr. AS. styb a stub. See {Stub}.] Firm as a stub or stump; stiff; unbending; unyielding; persistent; hence, unreasonably obstinate in will or opinion; not yielding to reason or persuasion; refractory; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stubborn — may refer to: HMS Stubborn (P238), an S class submarine Little Miss Stubborn, a character in the Little Miss series of books Mr. Stubborn, a character on the children s television show The Mr. Men Show Stubborn Unwilling to admit defeat to… …   Wikipedia

  • stubborn — [stub′ərn] adj. [ME stoburn, prob. < OE stubb, var. of stybb,STUB] 1. refusing to yield, obey, or comply; resisting doggedly or unreasonably; resolute or obstinate 2. done or carried on in an obstinate or doggedly persistent manner [a stubborn …   English World dictionary

  • stubborn — index callous, chronic, contentious, difficult, disobedient, fractious, froward, impervious, incorrigible …   Law dictionary

  • stubborn — late 14c., of uncertain origin. Earliest form is stiborn. OED, Liberman doubt any connection with STUB (Cf. stub) (n.). Related: Stubbornly; stubbornness …   Etymology dictionary

  • stubborn — *obstinate, dogged, pertinacious, mulish, stiff necked, pigheaded, bullheaded Analogous words: rebellious, contumacious, *insubordinate: intractable, recalcitrant, refractory (see UNRULY): obdurate, adamant, inexorable, *inflexible Contrasted… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • stubborn — [adj] obstinate, unyielding adamant, balky, bullheaded, cantankerous, contumacious, cussed*, determined, dogged, firm, fixed, hardheaded, headstrong, inexorable, inflexible, insubordinate, intractable, mulish, obdurate, opinionated, ornery*,… …   New thesaurus

  • stubborn — ► ADJECTIVE 1) determined not to change one s attitude or position. 2) difficult to move, remove, or cure. DERIVATIVES stubbornly adverb stubbornness noun. ORIGIN of unknown origin …   English terms dictionary

  • stubborn — 01. He knew he was wrong, but he was simply too [stubborn] to admit it. 02. My boss is so [stubborn]. Once he gets an idea in his head, there s just no changing his mind. 03. The policeman [stubbornly] refused to reduce my speeding ticket to a… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • stubborn — stubbornly, adv. stubbornness, n. /stub euhrn/, adj. 1. unreasonably obstinate; obstinately unmoving: a stubborn child. 2. fixed or set in purpose or opinion; resolute: a stubborn opponent of foreign aid. 3. obstinately maintained, as a course of …   Universalium

  • stubborn — adjective 1) you re too stubborn to admit it Syn: obstinate, headstrong, willful, strong willed, pigheaded, obdurate, difficult, contrary, perverse, recalcitrant, inflexible, iron willed, uncompromising, unbending; informal stiff necked, bloody… …   Thesaurus of popular words

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