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Headstrong vs Willfulness - What's the difference?

headstrong | willfulness |

As an adjective headstrong

is determined to do as one pleases, and not as others want.

As a noun willfulness is

the quality of being willful; obstinacy.

headstrong

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Determined to do as one pleases, and not as others want.
  • He was in that headstrong teenage phase when he felt like he knew everything.

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    Derived terms

    * headstrongly * headstrongness

    willfulness

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The quality of being willful; obstinacy