Definition of 'hardness'
Example sentences containing 'hardness'
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He felt the hardness of the iron railing press against his spine. The Broken God (1993)It is very important that we face the hardness of life straightforwardly. Christianity Today (2000)She reduces me to tears, despite the hardness of my heart. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Beneath the smiles and the genuine kindness of Cubans, there is a palpable sadness and a sense of an extreme hardness of life. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Synonyms of 'hardness'
firmness, toughness, rigidity, stiffness
severity, toughness, callousness, strictness
Trends of 'hardness'
In Common Usage. hardness is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of hardness from the Collins English Dictionary
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