What does the word mulish mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Like a mule; stubborn.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Mulishly.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Mulishness.

Usage examples for mulish

  1. Only be not stiff- necked when the truth begins to draw thee: thou wilt find it hard if she has to go behind and drive thee- hard to kick against the divine goads, which, be thou ever so mulish, will be too much for thee at last. – Paul Faber, Surgeon by George MacDonald