Definition of Hardies
1. hardy [n] - See also: hardy
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hardies
Literary usage of Hardies
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Reports of Cases Decided in the High Court of Chancery: By the Right Hon by Great Britain Court of Chancery, John Leach (1843)
"—The two hardies held each 500 shares in the Liverpool Union Banking Company, ... The case stated on the part of the defendant is, that the hardies being ..."
2. Biographical History of Northern Michigan, Containing Biographies of (1905)
"THEODORE C hardies. The descendants of those who came originally from the ... Mr. hardies is a native of Presque Isle county, born in Belknap township, ..."
3. British Farmer's Magazine (1855)
"This brings them level ^ the top. There are nine stake», set about 8} inches »part. TI« hardies are made seven feet long. ..."
4. Publications by English Dialect Society (1880)
"'Now run hard!' (3) adj. strong: as applied to strong drink, whisky, &c. Hard bowed, adj. said of flax when the seed has formed. hardies, sb. broken stones ..."
5. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland by Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (1875)
"The earl gave the relief claimed, and the hardies subsequently throve in the farm. ... The hardies, during these years, laid past their rents, and, ..."