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stubborn

Vox populi → medtalk Refractory; unresponsive to therapy
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He knew his stubborn will and straightforward hasty temper.
But he saw clearly now (his work on a book of agriculture, in which the chief element in husbandry was to have been the laborer, greatly assisted him in this) that the sort of farming he was carrying on was nothing but a cruel and stubborn struggle between him and the laborers, in which there was on one side--his side--a continual intense effort to change everything to a pattern he considered better; on the other side, the natural order of things.
Our wrestler pulled out a victory in a stubborn duel (6:4) and won the gold medal of the World Championship.
The result was this lady phoned my 61-year-old son and asked if I was always so stubborn and asked him to talk me into having the frame.
People should not confuse being stubborn with the only thing that our elderly have got and that is independence and the right to choose what they have in their own home.
Speaking following the announcement of a public consultation over proposed infrastructure 'improvements' in the area, local councillor Jon Hunt (Lib Dem) labelled the council as 'utterly stubborn' for not listening to local concerns.
At Kakamega Showground, hosts Kabras Sugar weathered stubborn Mwamba's storm winning 23-11 to set up another showdown with KCB in the final.The Kenya Cup final will staged on May 25 at the Kakamega Showground.
The movie shows the time of late sixties, in which the writer of the movie Director Julien Hallard takes the viewers to a newspaper office, a playboy sports reporter, stubborn boss and charming girls.
Meghan Markle's has been dubbed as an energetic daredevil amid predictions that he or she will have a stubborn and rebellious personality.
Ian Henson, Edinburgh, said: "When I saw the headline words 'Arrogant, Ignorant, Stubborn' for Sutton's column, I thought he was on the publicity trail for his autobiography!
LEWIS Hamilton is preparing for "war" as he aims to tame his "stubborn" Mercedes ahead of the next round of his title battle with Sebastian Vettel.
Written in humorous narrative verse, "Please Turn Green!" chronicles a long story about a stubborn traffic light which resisted all attempts to force it to change from red to green.