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Definitions of inured

  1. Hardened by use. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  2. made tough by habitual exposure; "hardened fishermen"; "a peasant, dark, lean-faced, wind-inured"- Robert Lynd; "our successors...may be graver, more inured and equable men"- V.S.Pritchett Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for inured

  1. But the second found him inured to the surroundings- hardy and strong. – "Where Angels Fear to Tread" and Other Stories of the Sea by Morgan Robertson
  2. But I forced him in; and in five minutes, to our own self- loathing, we had become almost inured to the smell. – The Princess Passes by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson