hard–eyed

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adjective \ˈhärd-ˌīd\

Definition of hard–eyed

  1. :  hard or cold in manner or approach :  dispassionate <a hard–eyed view of the candidates>

Circa 1844

First Known Use of hard–eyed

circa 1844


HARD–EYED Defined for English Language Learners

hard–eyed

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adjective \ˈhärd-ˌīd\

Definition of hard–eyed for English Language Learners

  • : looking at things in a very critical way without emotion


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