What does mulish mean?

Definitions for mulish
ˈmyu lɪʃmul·ish

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hardheaded, mulishadjective

    unreasonably rigid in the face of argument or entreaty or attack


  1. mulishadjective

    Characteristic of a mule; stubborn, obstinate, or intractable


  1. Mulish

    Mulish (Persian: موليش, also Romanized as Mūlīsh and Mūyesh) is a village in Mahru Rural District, Zaz va Mahru District, Aligudarz County, Lorestan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 61, in 13 families.


  1. mulish

    Mulish refers to being stubborn, obstinate, or unyielding, similar to the characteristic usually attributed to a mule. This term is often used to describe a person who is unwilling to change their position, decision, or attitude, despite persuasive arguments or evidence suggesting they should.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mulishadjective

    like a mule; sullen; stubborn

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mulish in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mulish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of mulish in a Sentence

  1. Spiro Agnew:

    Ultraliberalism today translates into a whimpering isolationism in foreign policy, a mulish obstructionism in domestic policy, and a pusillanimous pussyfooting on the critical issue of law and order.

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    greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation
    • A. flabby
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