Definitions for hardened

Definitions for (adj) hardened

Main entry: set, hardened

Definition: converted to solid form (as concrete)

Main entry: case-hardened, hard-boiled, hardened

Definition: used of persons; emotionally hardened

Usage: faced a case-hardened judge

Main entry: hardened

Definition: protected against attack (especially by nuclear weapons)

Usage: hardened missile silos

Main entry: tempered, toughened, treated, hardened

Definition: made hard or flexible or resilient especially by heat treatment

Usage: a sword of tempered steel; tempered glass

Main entry: hardened, enured, inured

Definition: made tough by habitual exposure

Usage: hardened fishermen; a peasant, dark, lean-faced, wind-inured- Robert Lynd; our successors...may be graver, more inured and equable men- V.S.Pritchett

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