hard-headed Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "hard-headed" - Learner English Dictionary

See all translations

hard-headed

adjective
 
 
/ˌhɑːdˈhedɪd/
very determined, and not willing to be influenced by your emotions: a hard-headed managerWise and sensibleStrong-willed
Translations of “hard-headed”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不感情用事的, 理智的…
in Russian целеустремленный…
in Turkish hislerine kapılmayan, kolay etkilenmeyen, kararlı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不感情用事的, 理智的…
in Polish trzeźwy, rzeczowy…
(Definition of hard-headed from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “hard-headed” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
straight

the straight part of a racetrack (= the track on which competitors race)

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More