- The definition of hardheaded is someone who is stubborn, or someone who is practical rather than sentimental.
- A stubborn old relative in your family who will never compromise or listen to new ideas is an example of someone who is hardheaded.
- A businessman who can make practical and logical decisions is an example of someone who would be described as hardheaded.
hardheaded definition by Webster's New World
- shrewd and unsentimental; practical; matter-of-fact
- stubborn; obstinate; dogged
hardheaded definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Stubborn; willful.
- Realistic; pragmatic.
- hardˈheadˈed·ly adverb
- hardˈheadˈed·ness noun