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synonyms for pig-headed

  • bullheaded
  • contrary
  • dense
  • froward
  • headstrong
  • inflexible
  • insistent
  • intractable
  • mulish
  • obstinate
  • perverse
  • pigheaded
  • recalcitrant
  • self-willed
  • stiff-necked
  • stupid
  • unyielding
  • willful
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How to use pig-headed in a sentence

Squinty could look out, but the slats were as close together as those in a chicken coop, and the little pig could not get out.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
"I don't know whether I am going to like this or not--this coming to live in town," thought the little pig.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
The pig family did not know when Squinty would be taken away from them, and all they could do was to wait.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
Several times after this the boy and his sisters came to look down into the pig pen.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
But just wishing never made anyone larger or taller, not even a pig, and Squinty stayed the same size.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
The little pig in the box felt himself being lifted out of the wagon.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
Then the boy lifted out the comical little pig, and Squinty found himself inside a large box, very much like the pen at home.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
But he forgot the stagnant town, the bald-headed man at the club window, the organ and "The Manola."
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
But the nasty part of the whole thing was, that Haggard had won eleven thousand pounds from a weak-headed boy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Bob, the boy who had bought Squinty, the comical pig, laughed and clapped his hands.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
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WORDS RELATED TO PIG-HEADED

  • alienated
  • contrary
  • disaffected
  • estranged
  • factious
  • froward
  • haughty
  • inflexible
  • insubordinate
  • insurgent
  • intractable
  • intransigent
  • irreconcilable
  • mutinous
  • obdurate
  • perverse
  • pig-headed
  • rebellious
  • recalcitrant
  • refractory
  • seditious
  • stubborn
  • unyielding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.