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 Obstacle Race (An).Obverse (The). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Obstinate.
 
The name of an inhabitant of the City of Destruction, who advised Christian to return to his family, and not run on fools’ errands. (Bunyan: Pilgrim’s Progress, pt. i.)   1
 


 Obstacle Race (An).Obverse (The). 

 
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