nonhardy

adjective
non·​har·​dy | \ ˌnän-ˈhär-dē How to pronounce nonhardy (audio) \

Definition of nonhardy

: not capable of withstanding adverse conditions : not hardy a nonhardy plant

First Known Use of nonhardy

1874, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nonhardy was in 1874

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“Nonhardy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonhardy. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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