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obstinate
used in Jane Eyre

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stubbornly not doing what others want
  • We may, perhaps, succeed in restoring her to them, if she is not obstinate: but I trace lines of force in her face which make me sceptical of her tractability.
    Chapter 29 (12% in)
  • Well, if you are so obstinate, I will leave you; for I dare not stay any longer: the dew begins to fall.
    Chapter 31 (95% in)

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