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hardshell

See definition of hardshell on Dictionary.com
  • as instern
  • as inhard-shell
  • as inineradicable
  • as inirradicable
  • as inconfirmed
  • as inharsh
  • as inheadstrong

synonyms for hardshell

  • flinty
  • grim
  • hard-nosed
  • harsh
  • rigid
  • steely
  • strict
  • tough
  • ascetic
  • astringent
  • bitter
  • forbidding
  • rough
  • austere
  • bullheaded
  • by the book
  • cruel
  • disciplinary
  • dyed-in-the-wool
  • frowning
  • hang-tough
  • hard
  • hard-boiled
  • hard-core
  • hard-line
  • hard-shell
  • hardheaded
  • implacable
  • inexorable
  • inflexible
  • mortified
  • mulish
  • relentless
  • rigorous
  • severe
  • stiff-necked
  • stubborn
  • unrelenting
  • unsparing
  • unyielding

antonyms for hardshell

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  • easy
  • flexible
  • gentle
  • kind
  • lenient
  • nice
  • soft
  • yielding
  • bland
  • mild
  • cheerful
  • funny
  • light
  • smiling
  • tolerant
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        How to use hardshell in a sentence

        Will serve to abolish “hardshell” reading where “hardshell” preaching is no longer tolerated.
        BROWNING AND THE DRAMATIC MONOLOGUES. S. CURRY
        Get hold of every hardshell farmer in the county, he told the girls.
        RUTH FIELDING IN THE RED CROSSALICE B. EMERSON
        He had a nice family, a good house, and he was a clever gentleman, and a "hardshell" Baptist of the first water.
        AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF FRANK G. ALLEN, MINISTER OF THE GOSPELFRANK G. ALLEN
        But Uncle Joe, the old hardshell, was never abashed at anything.
        THE INNOCENTSSINCLAIR LEWIS
        The people known as "Hardshell" Baptists do not wish to be called by that name.
        PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF PARDEE BUTLERPARDEE BUTLER
        The hardshell nuts resemble those of the gray pine, but are considered more valuable for food.
        AMERICAN FOREST TREESHENRY H. GIBSON
        Following that date, planting became much more general, but usually with hardshell strains and always with seedling trees.
        NORTHERN NUT GROWERS ASSOCIATION REPORT OF THE PROCEEDINGS AT THEVARIOUS
        SYNONYM OF THE DAY
        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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