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synonyms for hardened

  • coldhearted
  • seasoned
  • accustomed
  • benumbed
  • callous
  • habituated
  • indurated
  • inured
  • prepared
  • steeled
  • toughened
  • unbending
  • case-hardened
  • contemptuous
  • cruel
  • disdainful
  • hard-as-nails
  • hard-bitten
  • hard-boiled
  • hardhearted
  • heartless
  • impenetrable
  • impious
  • inaccessible
  • irreverent
  • obdurate
  • obtuse
  • resistant
  • unashamed
  • uncaring
  • uncompassionate
  • unemotional
  • unrepenting
  • unsubmissive
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antonyms for hardened

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  • compassionate
  • feeling
  • kind
  • nice
  • sympathetic
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How to use hardened in a sentence

I’m also alarmed by the hardened edge to China’s new superpower status.
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You can pretend not to care about the Oscars, but even the most hardened souls secretly thrill to their glamour.
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He is tempting even the most hardened cynics to violate their rules against being impressed this time of year.
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They’re sitting on data that is increasingly seen as crucial to advertising in light of Google’s hardened stance on user-level tracking.
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Even Haggard, case-hardened as he was, didn't light his cigar for full twenty minutes.
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Why hast thou made us to err, O Lord, from thy ways: why hast thou hardened our heart, that we should not fear thee?
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And they have not hearkened to me: nor inclined their ear: but have hardened their neck, and have done worse than their fathers.
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A hardened dealer once went near a large meeting of men with a wagon load of bottles containing cold tea.
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The hardened devils of Anzacs, who had taken cover betwixt the shell-proofs built of piles of stores, roared with laughter.
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His natural qualities were unchanged, but experience had somewhat hardened him.
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