1. obstinacy, stubbornness; doggedness; pertinacity; mulishness; pigheadedness.
2. /a/ just to spite, just to defy (someone): Cesim'e inat ben oraya gitmem. Just to defy Cesim I shan't go there.
3. colloq. obstinate, stubborn; dogged; pertinacious; mulish; pigheaded.
__ı bırakmak to stop being stubborn.
__ etmek to be obstinate, be stubborn; to show doggedness; to show pertinacity; to be mulish; to be pigheaded.
__ı inat extremely obstinate, very stubborn.
__ım inat, adım Kel/Hacı Murat. colloq. He is/was as stubborn as a mule.
__ını kırmak /ın/ to overcome (someone's) stubbornness.
__ olsun diye /a/ just to spite, just to defy (someone).
__ı tutmak to show one's stubbornness, (for someone's) stubbornness to come out.