Definitions for Hardyˈhɑr di
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Hardy
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
har•dyˈhɑr di(adj.)-di•er, -di•est.
a hardy constitution.
(of plants) able to withstand the cold of winter in the open air.
requiring great physical courage, vigor, or endurance:
unduly bold; presumptuous; foolhardy.
Origin of hardy:
1175–1225; ME hardi < OF, ptp. of *hardir to harden, make brave < Gmc; cf. OHG hartjan to harden, Go -hardjan
Oliver, 1892–1957, U.S. motion-picture comedian.
Thomas, 1840–1928, English novelist and poet.
Hardy, Oliver Hardy(noun)
United States slapstick comedian who played the pompous and overbearing member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1892-1957)
Hardy, Thomas Hardy(adj)
English novelist and poet (1840-1928)
hardy, stalwart, stout, sturdy(adj)
having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships
"hardy explorers of northern Canada"; "proud of her tall stalwart son"; "stout seamen"; "sturdy young athletes"
able to survive under unfavorable weather conditions
"strawberries are hardy and easy to grow"; "camels are tough and hardy creatures"
audacious, brave, dauntless, fearless, hardy, intrepid, unfearing(adj)
invulnerable to fear or intimidation
"audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
strong and able to withstand difficult situations or conditions
a hardy plant that lives in cold places
A blacksmith's fuller or chisel, having a square shank for insertion into a square hole in an anvil, called the hardy hole.
Having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships. A hardy plant is one that can withstand the extremes of climate, such as frost.
For example when a pirate says: "Yarr, me hardies", It's the plural and refers to his hardy crew.
, originally a nickname for a hardy person.
Thomas Hardy (1840-1928), English novelist and poet.
transferred from the surname.
bold; brave; stout; daring; resolu?e; intrepid
confident; full of assurance; in a bad sense, morally hardened; shameless
strong; firm; compact
inured to fatigue or hardships; strong; capable of endurance; as, a hardy veteran; a hardy mariner
able to withstand the cold of winter
a blacksmith's fuller or chisel, having a square shank for insertion into a square hole in an anvil, called the hardy hole
Hardy is a city in Sharp and Fulton counties in the U.S. state of Arkansas. The population was 772 at the 2010 census.
Translations for Hardy
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
tough; strong; able to bear cold, tiredness etc
This plant is very hardy and able to survive even rough winter weather.
- taai, gehardAfrikaans
- جَريء ، شُجاعArabic
- robustoPortuguese (BR)
- fuerte, resistente; robustoSpanish
- vastupidav, karastatud; (taime kohta) talvekindelEstonian
- پر طاقتFarsi
- otporan (biljka), cvrstCroatian
- tahan, tangguhIndonesian
- harðger, harðurIcelandic
- resistente, robustoItalian
- 강한, 튼튼한Korean
- ištvermingas, tvirtasLithuanian
- norūdīts; izturīgsLatvian
- tahan lasakMalay
- robust, tøff, hardførNorwegian
- odporny, twardyPolish
- پر طاقتPersian
- زړه ور، رنهره،كلك ، بىباكهPashto
- härdad, härdig, tåligSwedish
- 強壯的, 能吃苦耐勞的Chinese (Trad.)
- стійкий, загартованийUkrainian
- مضبوط، سخت کوشUrdu
- bền chắc; chịu đựng được gian khổ, giá rétVietnamese
- 强壮的，能吃苦耐劳的Chinese (Simp.)
Get even more translations for Hardy »
Find a translation for the Hardy definition in other languages:
Select another language: