Har´dy   Pronunciation: här´dŷ
a.1.Bold; brave; stout; daring; resolute; intrepid.
Hap helpeth hardy man alway.
- Chaucer.
2.Confident; full of assurance; in a bad sense, morally hardened; shameless.
3.Strong; firm; compact.
[A] blast may shake in pieces his hardy fabric.
- South.
4.Inured to fatigue or hardships; strong; capable of endurance; as, a hardy veteran; a hardy mariner.
5.Able to withstand the cold of winter.
n.1.A blacksmith's fuller or chisel, having a square shank for insertion into a square hole in an anvil, called the hardy hole.
Noun1.Hardy - United States slapstick comedian who played the pompous and overbearing member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1892-1957)
Synonyms: Oliver Hardy
2.Hardy - English novelist and poet (1840-1928)
Synonyms: Thomas Hardy
Adj.1.hardy - having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships; "hardy explorers of northern Canada"; "proud of her tall stalwart son"; "stout seamen"; "sturdy young athletes"
Synonyms: stalwart, sturdy, stout
2.hardy - resolute and without fear
Synonyms: doughty, fearless
3.hardy - able to survive under unfavorable conditions; "strawberries are hardy and easy to grow"; "camels are tough and hardy creatures"
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