Definitions of stubbornness

n resolute adherence to your own ideas or desires

bullheadedness, obstinacy, obstinance, pigheadedness, self-will
impenitence, impenitency
the trait of refusing to repent
intransigence, intransigency
the trait of being intransigent; stubbornly refusing to compromise
Type of:
firmness, firmness of purpose, resoluteness, resolution, resolve
the trait of being resolute

n the trait of being difficult to handle or overcome

mulishness, obstinacy, obstinance
Type of:
intractability, intractableness
the trait of being hard to influence or control

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