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Synonyms for harden

Synonyms for harden

to make or become physically hard

to make firmer in a particular conviction or habit

to make resistant to hardship, especially through continued exposure

Synonyms for harden

become hard or harder

make hard or harder

harden by reheating and cooling in oil

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make fit

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It is not the least evil attendant upon the frequent exhibition of this last dread punishment, of Death, that it hardens the minds of those who deal it out, and makes them, though they be amiable men in other respects, indifferent to, or unconscious of, their great responsibility.
8 in Houston, with Harden taking shots using basketballs printed with selected fans' tweets.
Right now, I think I would look to Harden as that leader," Colangelo declared via (http://www.
When it's suggested that the spring additions will likely keep her out of circulation for a while, Harden says, ``for a couple of months to get used to them, learn how to juggle them and still try to meet all their needs.
Insp Joe Roe told the court how Harden, who had a "grace and favour" house on the estate, sent gifts and letters to Lady Geraldine and pestered her with constant phone calls.
After leaving the courtroom, Jackson, who was evading service of court papers, fabricated a story about Hollander taking his picture while urinating and then reported it to Deputy Harden.
Out of Arizona State, Harden reportedly turned down a four-year deal for $52 million, according to Yahoo
Harden achieved SFI certification, a program of the American Forest & Paper Assn.
Before they can adopt children, Maggie Gyllenhaal, left, and Marcia Gay Harden must wait out a residency requirement in a Latin American country in ``Casa de los Babys.
The travel plans just drain you after awhile," Harden said by telephone Thursday from Edmonton, Alberta, where he was on business as a consultant for Goodwill Industries.
The Harden family of companies' 40,000 associates currently serve more than 35,000 patients a day.
Harden struggled shooting on Sunday night in the Thunder's loss to the Miami Heat, 91-85, making only 2 out of 10 shots for nine points.
Harden makes his first start Monday, and while the A's aren't yet ready to call their Big Three a Fab Four, they do expect Harden to provide a quality addition to the Mark Mulder-Barry Zito-Tim Hudson triumvirate.
It was an irresistible combination which prompted Harden to make a verbal commitment to the Huskies.
Harden Healthcare cooperated fully with this investigation, which covered a period prior to our acquisition of Voyager HospiceCare and Hospice Care of Kansas, and for which we were fully indemnified by the immediate prior owners," Lew Little, chief executive officer of Harden Healthcare, said.