Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To make unbending or inflexible; stiffen; make obstinate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To make unbending or inflexible; stiffen; make obstinate.

Etymologies

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From stark +‎ -en.

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