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die-hardism


die–hardism

noun

Definition of DIE-HARDISM

attitudes or opinions tending to favor established ideas, conditions, or institutions <a professor of economics who regards himself as the lone bastion of political die-hardism on an overwhelmingly liberal campus>

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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