Hard-featured
Hard-featured \Hard"-fea`tured\ (-f[=e]`t[-u]rd; 135), a. Having coarse, unattractive or stern features. --Smollett. [1913 Webster]

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  • hard-featured — [härd′fē′chərd] adj. having coarse, cruel, stern, or harsh features …   English World dictionary

  • hard-featured — hard featuredness, n. /hahrd fee cheuhrd/, adj. having stern, harsh, or unattractive features. [1740 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • hard-featured — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. rough featured, hard favored, severe, austere; see ugly …   English dictionary for students

  • hard-featured — a. See hard favored …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • hard-featured — /ˈhad fitʃəd/ (say hahd feechuhd) adjective having hard and forbidding features …   Australian English dictionary

  • hard-featured — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : having coarse, unattractive, or stern features …   Useful english dictionary

  • -featured — combining form Having features of a specified type, as in sharp featured • • • Main Entry: ↑feature * * * fea|tured «FEE chuhrd», adjective. 1. Informal. made a feature of; given prominence to: »the featured actors in a motion picture, a featured …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hard — Hard, adv. [OE. harde, AS. hearde.] 1. With pressure; with urgency; hence, diligently; earnestly. [1913 Webster] And prayed so hard for mercy from the prince. Dryden. [1913 Webster] My father Is hard at study; pray now, rest yourself. Shak. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hard by — Hard Hard, adv. [OE. harde, AS. hearde.] 1. With pressure; with urgency; hence, diligently; earnestly. [1913 Webster] And prayed so hard for mercy from the prince. Dryden. [1913 Webster] My father Is hard at study; pray now, rest yourself. Shak.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hard pushed — Hard Hard, adv. [OE. harde, AS. hearde.] 1. With pressure; with urgency; hence, diligently; earnestly. [1913 Webster] And prayed so hard for mercy from the prince. Dryden. [1913 Webster] My father Is hard at study; pray now, rest yourself. Shak.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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