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obstinate
used in Persuasion

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Definition
stubbornly not doing what others want
  • She would not have been obstinate if I had not been weak.
    Chapter 20 (26% in)
  • There, he had learnt to distinguish between the steadiness of principle and the obstinacy of self-will, between the darings of heedlessness and the resolution of a collected mind.
    Chapter 23 (71% in)

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