Sentence Examples


  • The rejection of the Jews is their own fault, due to their obstinacy and legalism (ix.
  • Anne was a women of small ability, of dull mind, and of that kind of obstinacy which accompanies weakness of character.
  • Bogdanich is vindictive and you'll pay for your obstinacy, said Kirsten.
  • He was Puritan to the core, with a tenacious memory, a strength of will bordering upon obstinacy, and a want of sympathy with human nature.
  • In 1771 he was sent as first Russian plenipotentiary to the peace-congress of Focshani; but he failed in his mission, owing partly to the obstinacy of the Turks, and partly (according to Panin) to his own outrageous insolence.