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Synonyms of hardy

Noun


1. Hardy, Oliver Hardy

usage: United States slapstick comedian who played the pompous and overbearing member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1892-1957)

2. Hardy, Thomas Hardy

usage: English novelist and poet (1840-1928)

Adjective


1. hardy, stalwart, stout, sturdy, robust (vs. frail)

usage: 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"

2. hardy, robust (vs. frail)

usage: able to survive under unfavorable weather conditions; "strawberries are hardy and easy to grow"; "camels are tough and hardy creatures"

3. audacious, brave, dauntless, fearless, hardy, intrepid, unfearing, bold (vs. timid)

usage: invulnerable to fear or intimidation; "audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers"

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