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adjective stubborn pronunciation in British English /ˈstʌbə(r)n/ 
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comparativestubborner
superlativestubbornest

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  1. 2
    very difficult to change or to defeat

    Defenders of the city put up stubborn resistance.

    The proposed law is meeting stubborn opposition.

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They stubbornly refuse to admit there's a problem.

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