Definition of mulish in English:

mulish

Line breaks: mul¦ish
Pronunciation: /ˈmjuːlɪʃ
 
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adjective

Derivatives

mulishly

adverb
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  • But in the past year, Labour was mulishly refusing to admit that anything was wrong anywhere in its vicinity.
  • And I really can't see why we can't use it,’ Kitty said, turning to Alexia and setting her jaw mulishly.
  • She mulishly turned her head away from him, making him smirk.

mulishness

noun
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  • Editorialising on the President's acceptance speech, the New York Times also focused on his self-congratulating mulishness.
  • But some will see the U.S. position as more American mulishness.
  • Auden was stressing a moral difficulty of war, which is exactly what Orwell, in a fit of mulishness, claimed he had failed to do.

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