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contumacious
used in Great Expectations

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Definition
willfully obstinate; or stubbornly disobedient
  • "Trouble?" echoed my sister; "trouble?" and then entered on a fearful catalogue of all the illnesses I had been guilty of, and all the acts of sleeplessness I had committed, and all the high places I had tumbled from, and all the low places I had tumbled into, and all the injuries I had done myself, and all the times she had wished me in my grave, and I had contumaciously refused to go there.
    Chapter 4 (73% in)

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