dig in heels

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

dig in your heels

also dig your heels in
to refuse to change what you believe is right or what you want to happen Be firm on important issues, but do not dig in your heels at every opportunity.
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dig in (one's) heels

To resist opposition stubbornly; refuse to yield or compromise.
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