Her voice was soft but stubborn, her mulish chin set.
Only a gifted leader, one who led by example and who understood the Texan makeup, could mold such mulish freemen into a cohesive team.
But his egotism, thin-skinnedness and mulish belief that his critics are motivated by envy and party politics made him a tiresome figure in the end.
As usual, it boils down to the President's mulish refusal to please the French.
Of course this mulish inability to understand the other side characterizes elements in both parties.
The moodiness, mischievousness and mulish recalcitrance we see in all our favorite appliances comprise much of what it means to be a human born after AD 1400.
Sophia set her face in a mulish expression as she cornered Mina in her parlour.
Harris wishes to convict religious belief of mulish literalism, while attacking its tenets in the most bluntly prosaic and anachronistic terms he can muster.
When he died of lung cancer at 76, not only his music, but many doughty values died with him, never mind that he had also been childish, even mulish , often at the wrong times.
He looked at the nurse with a sort of mulish defiance.