Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: hardheaded
IPA transcription: [h'ɑɹdh,ɛdɪd]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: hardheaded, hard-nosed, practical, pragmatic
    Meaning: guided by practical experience and observation rather than theory; "a hardheaded appraisal of our position"; "a hard-nosed labor leader"; "completely practical in his approach to business"; "not ideology but pragmatic politics"
  • Synonyms: hardheaded, mulish
    Meaning: unreasonably rigid in the face of argument or entreaty or attack
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