Definitions of hardihood

  1. Impudence; boldness; physical endurance; bravery; pluck; resolution. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. Boldness; audacity. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  3. Boldness; effrontery. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. Sturdy courage; presumption; hardiness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. Dauntless bravery; effrontery. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for hardihood

  1. He glanced at her; not with the hardihood displayed by the two young men, but with quite sufficiently evident admiration. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  2. No, baronet, nor engaged; but how long he will remain so after his hardihood in venturing into this neighborhood, will, I trust, depend on one of these young ladies. – Precaution by James Fenimore Cooper