Definition of stubbornness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈstʌbənnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈstʌbərnnəs//
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  1. 1(often disapproving) determination not to change your opinion or attitude I was committed to my plan out of sheer stubbornness.
  2. 2the quality of being difficult to deal with or get rid of the stubbornness of the problem