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obstinate
used in Through the Looking-Glass

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stubbornly not doing what others want
  • "The prettiest are always further!" she said at last, with a sigh at the obstinacy of the rushes in growing so far off,
    Chapter 5 — Wool and Water (81% in)
obstinacy = trait of being stubbornly unyielding to the wishes of others
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