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headstrong Line breaks: head|strong
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛdstrɒŋ/

Definition of headstrong in English:


Energetically wilful and determined: the headstrong impulsiveness of youth
More example sentences
  • John is headstrong and his determination might have rubbed off on me.
  • Iona is a very plucky, determined, headstrong lady and is the unsung heroine in the whole of this saga.
  • There is a flakiness about Ginger; she is captivating, sexy and vulnerable, but also headstrong and determined not to lose.
wilful, self-willed, strong-willed, contrary, perverse, wayward, unruly, refractory, ungovernable, unyielding, stubborn, obstinate, obdurate;
reckless, heedless, rash, capricious, impulsive, wild

Words that rhyme with headstrong

Armstrong • part song

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