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Synonyms for Hardy

Synonyms for Hardy

physically toughened so as to have great endurance

capable of exerting considerable effort or of withstanding considerable stress or hardship

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United States slapstick comedian who played the pompous and overbearing member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1892-1957)

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English novelist and poet (1840-1928)

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having rugged physical strength

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able to survive under unfavorable weather conditions

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invulnerable to fear or intimidation

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He talked to John Hardy in the office of the Winesburg Savings Bank and then the two men went to the house on Elm Street to talk with Louise.
John Hardy thought it had all turned out very well indeed.
More than once he went into Winesburg to talk with his son-in-law John Hardy about it.
We find them, accordingly, hardy, lithe, vigorous, and active; extravagant in word, and thought, and deed; heedless of hardship; daring of danger; prodigal of the present, and thoughtless of the future.
The consequence is that they are less hardy, self-dependent and game-spirited than the mountaineer.
Such is the mountaineer, the hardy trapper of the West; and such, as we have slightly sketched it, is the wild, Robin Hood kind of life, with all its strange and motley populace, now existing in full vigor among the Rocky Mountains.
Wyatt stood up in the stern-sheets, and coolly demanded of Captain Hardy that the boat should be put back for the purpose of taking in his oblong box!
About a month after the loss of the "Independence," I happened to meet Captain Hardy in Broadway.
In this dilemma, Captain Hardy arranged that the corpse, being first partially embalmed, and packed, with a large quantity of salt, in a box of suitable dimensions, should be conveyed on board as merchandise.
The last I see of the hardy little creatures they are taking a drink of water, side by side, and biting each other sportively in higher spirits than ever!
They too are very hardy soldiers, the more so as for many hundred years they have had to fight hard against the cursed followers of the black Mahound, who have pressed upon them from the south, and still, as I understand, hold the fairer half of the country.
And it is not long since a knight of the island of Rhodes that was hardy and valiant said that he would kiss her.
But when a knight cometh that is so hardy to kiss her, he shall not die, but he shall turn that damsel into her right shape and shall be lord of the country aforesaid.
On the completion of the Columbiad the public interest centered in the projectile itself, the vehicle which was destined to carry the three hardy adventurers into space.
20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hardy Underwriting is pleased to announce the appointment of two new senior hires to the underwriting team; Matthew Bond, Senior Underwriter, Power Generation and Miles Osorio, Senior Underwriter, Direct & Facultative (D&F) Property.