hard-favoredness love



from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Coarseness of features.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Coarseness of features.


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  • The evident marks of a violent struggle were stamped upon those features, which, despite their tough hard-favoredness, and their gaunt gloom, were dear to me; for had she not been my best of friends, nay proved her friendship by a martyrdom which, if slower, was no less heroic than that which adorns the columns of historical renown?

    Autobiography of a female slave,


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