headstrong

[ hed-strawng, -strong ]SEE DEFINITION OF headstrong

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HEADSTRONG

My brother is hot and fiery; Mr Chatterton is rash and headstrong.

My doom is fixed—fixed by my own folly—my own rash, headstrong folly.

Do you wish to know why I meant it, you rash and headstrong old woman?'

"He is just another of my headstrong boys," grumbled Lady Augusta.

It was in vain for the politic father to remonstrate with the headstrong son.

What glory would have been hers had she been headstrong, ambitious, domineering!

As a rule the downright, headstrong, and impatient became reformers.

His nature was headstrong and passionate, and so was my father's.

People said she was headstrong, but really her weak brain left her cold.

I am undone by a woman's wilfulness, by a woman's headstrong resolve not to see.

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