hard–bitten

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

Definition of hard–bitten

  1. 1 :  inclined to bite hard

  2. 2 :  seasoned or steeled by difficult experience :  tough

1686

First Known Use of hard–bitten

1686


HARD–BITTEN Defined for English Language Learners

hard–bitten

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

Definition of hard–bitten for English Language Learners

  • : tough and experienced

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