Obstinate vs Stubburn - What's the difference?
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Stubbornly adhering to an opinion, purpose, or course, usually with implied unreasonableness; persistent.
* 1686 , , "That men are justly punished for being obstinate in the defence of a fort that is not in reason to be defended",
Said of inanimate things not easily subdued or removed.
* 1927 , ,
- From this consideration it is that we have derived the custom, in times of war, to punish
- Now it happened that Kasturbai had again begun getting haemorrhage, and the malady seemed to be obstinate .
* bloody-minded, persistent, stubborn, pertinacious
* (not easily subdued) persistent, unrelenting, inexorable
* See also
Not English Stubburn has no English definition. It may be misspelled.