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Meaning of HARDHEADED

Pronunciation:  'hârd'hedid

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  guided by practical experience and observation rather than theory; "a hardheaded appraisal of our position"; "a hard-nosed labor leader"; "completely practical in his approach to business"; "not ideology but pragmatic politics"
  2. [adj]  unreasonably rigid in the face of argument or entreaty or attack
 

HARDHEADED is a 10 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: hard-nosed, mulish, practical, pragmatic, realistic, stubborn
 

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: balking, balky, bigoted, bulldogged, bulletheaded, bullheaded, case-hardened, dogged, dogmatic, down-to-earth, earthy, fanatic, hard, hard-boiled, headstrong, hoaxproof, intolerant, matter-of-fact, mulish, not born yesterday, obstinate, opinionated, overzealous, persevering, pertinacious, pigheaded, positivistic, practical, practical-minded, pragmatic, rational, realist, realistic, reasonable, restive, sane, scientific, scientistic, secular, self-willed, sensible, set, sober, sober-minded, sophisticated, sound, sound-thinking, stiff-necked, straight-thinking, strongheaded, strong-willed, stubborn, sulky, sullen, tenacious, tough-minded, uncooperative, uncullible, undeceivable, undeludable, undupable, unfoolable, ungullible, unhoaxable, unideal, unidealistic, unregenerate, unromantic, unseduceable, unsentimental, willful, wise, worldly
 

 

 

 

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