Synonyms of 'wrong-headed'
constantly and stubbornly wrong in judgmentI realise now that my thinking was wrong-headed and immature.
She obviously had a mistaken view.
That was the wrong answer – try again.
This resulted in false information being entered.
He denied that his evidence was incorrect.
Their interpretation was faulty.
He is misguided in expecting honesty from her.
The conclusions they have come to are completely erroneous.
The thinking is muddled and fundamentally unsound.
Their argument is fallacious.
constantly and stubbornly wrong in judgmentThe Government persists in its blind, wrong-headed approach to prisons and crime.
He is obstinate and determined and will not give up.
through sheer dogged determination
Why must she always be so contrary?
He is a stubborn character used to getting his own way.
You're just being perverse.
They viewed him as stubborn, inflexible and dogmatic.
a selfish and wilful congressman
The worry is that the radicals will grow more intransigent.
The administration have been obdurate defenders of the status quo.
He was very independent and self-willed.
refractory priests who tried to side with the king
In her pig-headed way, she insisted that she was right.
He had a flushed, mulish look on his heavy face.
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in the sense of bull-headed
in the sense of contrary
perverseWhy must she always be so contrary?
stroppy (British, slang),
thrawn (Scottish, Northern England, dialect),
arsey (British, Australian, New Zealand, slang)
in the sense of dogged
obstinately determinedthrough sheer dogged determination
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