dig in heels


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Related to dig in heels: without a hitch, in droves

dig in (one's) heels

To cling stubbornly to one's beliefs or wishes. Please let me tell my side of the story before you dig in your heels on this, OK? Well, I told Grace she can't go, and now she's dug in her heels as if this party is the most important thing in her life.
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dig in (one's) heels

To resist opposition stubbornly; refuse to yield or compromise.
See also: dig, heel