hard

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Definizione monolingua hard


hard


Verb

hard


  1. first-person singular present indicative of harden.
  2. imperative of harden.
Noun

hard (plural hards)


  1. (nautical) A firm or paved beach or slope convenient for hauling vessels out of the water
Adjective

hard (comparative harder, superlative hardest)


  1. Resistant to pressure.
  2. Requiring a lot of effort to do or understand
    a hard problem
    • 1988, An Oracle, Edmund White
      Ray found it hard to imagine having accumulated so many mannerisms before the dawn of sex, of the sexual need to please, of the staginess sex encourages or the tightly capped wells of poisoned sexual desire the disappointed must stand guard over.
  3. Demanding a lot of effort to endure.
    a hard life
  4. (of a person) , severe, harsh, unfriendly, brutal.
  5. Unquestionable.
    hard evidence
    • 2011 December 19, Kerry Brown, “Kim Jong-il obituary”, The Guardian:
      Unsurprisingly for a man who went into mourning for three years after the death in 1994 of his own father, the legendary leader Kim Il-sung, and who in the first 30 years of his political career made no public statements, even to his own people, Kims career is riddled with claims, counter claims, speculation, and contradiction. There are few hard facts about his birth and early years.
  6. Of drink, strong.
  7. (of a road intersection) Having a comparatively larger or a ninety-degree angle.
    At the intersection, there are two roads going to the left. Take the hard left.
  8. Of water, high in dissolved calcium compounds.
  9. (slang, vulgar, of a male) Sexually aroused.
    I got so hard watching two hot guys wrestle each other on the beach.
  10. (bodybuilding) Having muscles that are tightened as a result of intense, regular exercise.
  11. (physics) Of a ferromagnetic material, having the capability of being a permanent magnet by being a material with high magnetic coercivity (compare soft)
Adverb

hard (comparative harder, superlative hardest)


  1. (manner) With much force or effort.
    He hit the puck hard up the ice.
    They worked hard all week.
    At the intersection, bear hard left.
    The recession hit them especially hard.
    Think hard on your choices.
    • 1985, Michael A. Arbib, In search of the person: philosophical explorations in cognitive science, page 119:
      What, then, of the voluntarists sense that one often has to think long and hard before making agonizing choices?
  2. (manner) With difficulty.
    His degree was hard earned.
  3. (manner) Compactly.
    The lake had finally frozen hard.
  4. (now archaic) Near, close.
    • 1999, George RR Martin, A Clash of Kings, Bantam 2011, p. 418:
      It was another long days march before they glimpsed the towers of Harrenhal in the distance, hard beside the blue waters of the lake.


Definizione italiano>inglese hard

duro
  resistant to pressure
  Requiring a lot of effort to do or understand
  Che provoca molti sforzi fisici o morali.
  Demanding a lot of effort to endure.
  Resistente a pressioni.
  Resistant to pressure.
  Usato per una persona severa o poco amichevole.
  Of a person, severe, unfriendly.
difficile
  Requiring a lot of effort to do or understand
  Che richiede molti sforzi per fare o comprendere.
  Requiring a lot of effort to do or understand.
dura
  Usato per l'acqua, che ha contenuto di calcio dissolto.
  Of water, high in dissolved calcium compounds.
pesante
cruda
  of water, high in dissolved calcium compounds
forte
  Usato per una bevanda alcolica, con una alto tasso di alcool.
  Of an alcoholic beverage, containing a high percentage of alcohol.
calcarea
  Usato per l'acqua, che ha contenuto di calcio dissolto.
  Of water, high in dissolved calcium compounds.
incontestabile
  Assolutamente non aperto ad interpretazioni.
  Absolutely not open for interpretation.
acannito
accanito
arduo
aspro
attivo
brusco
brutto
compatto
consistente
crudele
difficilmente
doloroso
energico
faticoso
fermo
fisso
gravoso
hard
inclemente
insensibile
laborioso
molto
ostico
ostinato
resistente
rigido
robusto
rozzo
sano
secco
severo
sodo
solido
spietato
stretto
vigoroso

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