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hardy

hard·y

hardy

 
 
pronunciation:
har di
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: hardier, hardiest
definition 1: able to endure hardship; rugged; courageous.
hardy mountain climbers
synonyms:
hearty, robust, rugged, sturdy
antonyms:
delicate
similar words:
courageous, doughty, mettlesome, plucky, Spartan, spunky, stout, strong, tough, venturesome, vigorous
definition 2: able to endure or survive harsh weather or adverse conditions; not easily killed.
a hardy plant
synonyms:
rugged, sturdy
antonyms:
delicate, tender
similar words:
hearty, robust, tolerant, tough, vigorous
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