He was good-natured, plucky in a hard-headed British way, and gentlemanly.
Of course you would, being a sensible, hard-headed American workingman.
He was a sailor, and as hard-headed and practical a man as it has ever been my lot to meet.
Haven't you any hard-headed topers who are famous in the neighborhood?
You yourself have called me too hard-headed, too material for an ...