hard core noun
: a small number of very active and enthusiastic members of a group : the most devoted and active members of a group
: a central or fundamental and usually enduring group or part: as
a : a relatively small enduring core of society marked by apparent resistance to change or inability to escape a persistent wretched condition (as poverty or chronic unemployment)
b : a militant or fiercely loyal faction
Examples of HARD CORE
- He knows that he can count on the support of a hard core of party loyalists.
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