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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BULL-HEADED

England and the Englishman are as red rags to its bull-headed rage.

Then she went into the next room and returned with the bull-headed utensil.

Got all I kin do to furnish brains for them bull-headed engineers.

Ken declared to himself that he could be as bull-headed as any of them.

It was our bull-headed luck to hit the place right when we did.

"No—he's just bull-headed enough to tough it out," commented Bill.

But Doctor Sturk was different—a bull-headed, conceited fool.

As for this bull-headed fellow, he deserves his fate for his old insolence.

And it became clear to her that in his bull-headed way he had forged all the links of one of his intense antagonisms.

The minute we started to rag her for being so bull-headed about her room, this crowd of sillies started in rooting for her.

WORD ORIGIN

also bullheaded, "obstinate," 1818, from bull (n.1) + head (n.).

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