hardily
adverb see hardy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hardily — Har di*ly, adv. 1. Same as {Hardly}. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. Boldly; stoutly; resolutely. Wyclif. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hardily — [här′də lē] adv. in a hardy manner …   English World dictionary

  • hardily — /hahr dl ee/, adv. in a hardy manner: The plants thrived hardily. [1175 1225; ME; see HARDY1, LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • hardily — hardy ► ADJECTIVE (hardier, hardiest) 1) capable of enduring difficult conditions; robust. 2) (of a plant) able to survive outside during winter. DERIVATIVES hardily adverb hardiness noun. ORIGIN Old French hardi, from hardir …   English terms dictionary

  • hardily — də̇lē, li adverb Etymology: Middle English, from hardy (I) + ly : in a hardy manner : boldly, stoutly stared back hardily Clemence Dane …   Useful english dictionary

  • hardily — adverb In a hardy manner …   Wiktionary

  • hardily — adv. RG. 375 …   Oldest English Words

  • hardily — adv. fearlessly, boldly, courageously; sturdily, strongly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hardily — har·di·ly …   English syllables

  • hardily — /ˈhadəli/ (say hahduhlee) adverb in a hardy manner …   Australian English dictionary

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