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Refractory

Refers to being stubborn, unruly or obstinate. Something that is used in lining a fence

Feb 28, 2013 18:43 IST
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Refractory: Noun/Adjective
Pronunciation: Ri-frak-tuh’-ree
Difficulty Level: Medium
Meaning: Refers to being stubborn, unruly or obstinate. Something that is used in lining a fence, or has a high melting point

Usage/Example
1. His refractory attitude caused him a lot of problems
2. The students in their teen years tend to have a lot of refractory attitude suppressed in them.

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