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hard-nosed

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sticking to an opinion, purpose, or course of action in spite of reason, arguments, or persuasion
  • the team's hard-nosed coach doesn't make exceptions for anybody

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The first known use of hard-nosed was in 1917

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“Hard-nosed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hard-nosed. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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