hard-bitten

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adjective hard-bit·ten \ ˈhärd-ˈbi-tᵊn \

Definition of hard-bitten

1 :inclined to bite hard
2 :seasoned or steeled by difficult experience :tough

First Known Use of hard-bitten

1686


HARD-BITTEN Defined for English Language Learners

hard-bitten

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Definition of hard-bitten for English Language Learners

  • : tough and experienced



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