New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: stubbornly · suborn · stillborn · stubbornness · stub out · stubble · stubby · studbook · stupor · unborn
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stubborn

1 adjective inflexibleceanndána adj3  c m ustuacach adj1  c m ustobarnáilte adj3he's very stubborn tá sé an-cheanndána, tá sé an-stuacachshe has a stubborn streak tá sí cineál ceanndána 2 adjective resolutetréan adj1  c m udiongbháilte adj3  c m uto put up a stubborn defence cosaint thréan a dhéanamh, tú féin a chosaint go tréanit'll face stubborn opposition cuirfear ina choinne go diongbháilte, cuirfear ina éadan go tréan
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3 adjective difficult to deal withtréan adj1  c m uit's a stubborn virus is víreas an-tréan éthose stains can be stubborn ní gan stró a bhaintear na smáil sin
phrases

as stubborn as a mule

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stubborn as a mule

) chomh ceanndána le miúilchomh dúr le hasal