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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of harden.
- adj. Unfeeling or lacking emotion due to experience; callous.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Made hard, or harder, or compact; made unfeeling or callous; made obstinate or obdurate; confirmed in error or vice.
- adj. Rendered resistant to the effects of nearby explosions.
- adj. Experienced and inured to hardship.
- adj. Strongly habituated to a certain type of behavior, and unlikely to change. Usually used only of behavior perceived negatively.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. protected against attack (especially by nuclear weapons)
- adj. converted to solid form (as concrete)
- adj. used of persons; emotionally hardened
- adj. made tough by habitual exposure
- adj. made hard or flexible or resilient especially by heat treatment
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