hardcase

adjective hard·case \ ˈhärd-ˈkās \

Definition of hardcase

First Known Use of hardcase

1896


hard case

noun \ ˈhärd-ˌkās \

Definition of hard case

: a tough or hardened person

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First Known Use of hard case

1836


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