hard-fisted

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Am I to continue picking up the guineas of these hard-fisted rustics?

Needless to say, it was a popular position with the hard-fisted skippers.

He was, at most times, a hard-fisted one, and no mistake about it.

How could he for a moment stay in face of these direct and hard-fisted attacks?

It is the incarnation of a hard-hearted, hard-fisted, hard-voiced miser.

Despite this, the Americans are hard-fisted, shrewd, and as a nation a match for any in the field of cunning.

Surely these glistening worlds cannot be hard-fisted planets like our own, holding a close schedule across the sky.

Callovan inherited his wealth from his hard-fisted old father, who had died but a year before.

This presently brought them in sight of a large farm which belonged to a hard-fisted man named Elias Lacy.

He was a man of endless secret benevolence, and posed all the time as a hard-fisted person and a miser.

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