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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. stubborn: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. stubborn: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. stubborn: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. stubborn: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. stubborn: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. stubborn: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Stubborn, stubborn: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. stubborn: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. stubborn: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. stubborn: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. stubborn: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. stubborn: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. stubborn: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. stubborn: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. stubborn: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. stubborn: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. stubborn: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Stubborn: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Stubborn: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. stubborn: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. stubborn: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. stubborn: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. stubborn: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. stubborn: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. stubborn: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. stubborn: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. stubborn: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. stubborn: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. stubborn: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. stubborn: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. stubborn: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. stubborn: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. STUBBORN: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. stubborn: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Stubborn: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (stubborn)

adjective:  tenaciously unwilling or marked by tenacious unwillingness to yield
adjective:  difficult to treat or deal with ("Stubborn rust stains")
adjective:  not responding to treatment ("A stubborn infection")
adjective:  persisting in a reactionary stand

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Phrases that include stubborn:   as stubborn as a mule, stubborn disease, be stubborn, stubborn all-stars, stubborn child, more...

Words similar to stubborn:   obstinate, refractory, stubbornly, stubbornness, unregenerate, hardheaded, headstrong, ornery, renitent, more...

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