hardhanded

adjective
hard·​hand·​ed | \ ˈhärd-ˈhan-dəd How to pronounce hardhanded (audio) \

Definition of hardhanded

1 : having hands made hard by labor

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hardhandedness noun

Examples of hardhanded in a Sentence

the hardhanded rule of a tyrannical regime

First Known Use of hardhanded

1600, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Hardhanded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hardhanded. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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