Thesaurus / obstinacy

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First, you will not see my mother dead through your obstinacy.

Wager of BattleHenry William Herbert

Certainly it is obstinacy in error that makes the heretic, for a just God can punish only the adhesion of the will to error.

To cleave to the possibility of a physical explanation any longer is mere folly and obstinacy.

The Grey RoomEden Phillpotts

Bethink you to what you expose yourself by obstinacy; I may no longer be able to protect you when the King returns.

The Chaplet of PearlsCharlotte M. Yonge

But, instead of taking offence at my obstinacy, he was cordially pleased with the frankness of this little debate.

Memoirs To Illustrate The History Of My TimeFranois Pierre Guillaume Guizot

In truth I was not blind to the perils which awaited me, but my obstinacy was too indulgently considered.'

The "Blackwood" GroupSir George Douglas

Yulia Mihailovna would have discarded him from the first, but could not overcome her husband's obstinacy.

The PossessedFyodor Dostoevsky

But his daughters had manifested an obstinacy totally unexpected.

She gives one an extraordinary impression of strength, shrewdness, and obstinacy.

My MemoirsMarguerite Steinheil

There was an odd pertinacity in her character, almost an obstinacy, despite her young softness and gentleness.

The Call of the BloodRobert Smythe Hichens

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