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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

H`ARDIHOOD, n. [See Hardy and Hood.] Boldness, united with firmness and constancy of mind; dauntless bravery; intrepidity.
It is the society of numbers which gives hardihood to
iniquity.
Hardihead and hardiment, in the sense of hardihood, are obsolete.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the trait of being willing to undertake things that involve risk or danger; "the proposal required great boldness"; "the plan required great hardiness of heart" [syn: boldness, daring, hardiness, hardihood] [ant: timidity, timorousness]

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1570 1. a. resolute courage and fortitude b. resolute and self-assured audacity often carried to the point of impudent insolence 2. vigor, robustness Synonyms: see temerity

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. boldness, daring.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. 1. Firmness, fortitude, resolution, pluck, mettle, manhood, courage, bravery, intrepidity, boldness, audacity, determination, resolution, decision. 2. Effrontery, audacity, assurance, brass.

Moby Thesaurus

assurance, audacity, birr, boldness, brashness, brazenness, cockiness, disrespect, fortitude, go, grit, guts, hardiness, impertinence, impudence, intrepidity, moxie, nerve, pep, pluck, potency, sand, tuck, vigor



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