pigheaded

(redirected from pig headed)

pigheaded

Incredibly stubborn, narrow-minded, and often ignorant or foolish. He's a nice guy most of the time, but he can be really pigheaded when it comes to certain things. My last boss was so pigheaded, so it's nice to work for someone with a bit more common sense and common decency. I got held up at the airport dealing with some pigheaded immigrations officer who didn't seem to believe I was in the country legitimately.

pigheaded

mod. stupidly stubborn. (From the notion that pigs are immovable and seemingly stubborn.) You are unbelievably pigheaded!
References in periodicals archive ?
The selection for the first Test surprised and amazed me, then to be so pig headed that you are going to stay with him (Giles) in the second Test after you were hopelessly outplayed in the first surprised me even more
The selection for the first Test surprised and amazed me, then to be so pig headed that you are going to stay with him [Giles] in the second Test after you were hopelessly outplayed in the first surprised me even more