hard by

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of hard by

old-fashioned
: next to
  • The school stood hard by a church.

Word by Word Definitions

hard play
  1. : not easily penetrated : not easily yielding to pressure

  2. : not capable of being spread : very firm

  3. : having a harsh or acid taste

  1. : with great or utmost effort or energy : strenuously

  2. : in a violent manner : fiercely

  3. : to the full extent


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