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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Headstrong  \Head"strong`\  (?;  115),  a. 
  1.  Not  easily  restrained;  ungovernable;  obstinate;  stubborn. 
 
  Not  let  headstrong  boy  my  will  control.  --Dryden. 
 
  2.  Directed  by  ungovernable  will  or  proceeding  from 
  obstinacy.  --Dryden. 
 
  Syn:  Violent;  obstinate;  ungovernable;  unratable;  stubborn; 
  unruly;  venturesome;  heady. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  headstrong 
  adj  :  habitually  disposed  to  disobedience  and  opposition  [syn:  {froward}, 
  {self-willed},  {willful},  {wilful}] 




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