hard-line

adjective
\ ˈhärd-ˈlīn How to pronounce hard-line (audio) \

Definition of hard-line

: advocating or involving a rigidly uncompromising course of action

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hard-liner \ ˈhärd-​ˈlī-​nər How to pronounce hard-line (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of hard-line

1903, in the meaning defined above

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“Hard-line.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hard-line. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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