Hardiment

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hardiment Hardihood; boldness; courage; energetic action. "Changing hardiment with great Glendower."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hardiment Courage; daring; hardihood.
    • n hardiment A bold exploit.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. hardement,. See Hardy

Usage

In literature:

He misdoubteth him sore of his strength and his great hardiment.
"High History of the Holy Graal" by Unknown
Answer him, 'Ecrivez, ecrivex, Monsieur hardiment'.
"The PG Edition of Chesterfield's Letters to His Son" by The Earl of Chesterfield
Hardiment, ix, 2; i, 14, boldness.
"Spenser's The Faerie Queene, Book I" by Edmund Spenser
Lorsqu'il est a la tete des societes, il marche hardiment, car il conduit.
"A Lecture on the Study of History" by Lord Acton
Ye know Apollo's quiver is not spent, But can abate your daring hardiment.
"A History of English Literature" by George Saintsbury
Travaillons hardiment; en disant ses mots, il coupa sans balancer la gorge a ses sept filles.
"Popular Tales" by Charles Perrault
The jury found Hardiment guilty, and acquitted Neal.
"Norfolk Annals A Chronological Record of Remarkable Events in the Nineteeth Century, Vol. 1" by Charles Mackie
Or, on peut assurer hardiment que non.
"Supernatural Religion, Vol. I. (of III)" by Walter Richard Cassels
Prononcez hardiment; Pronounce boldly; Observez vos accents.
"The Teaching and Cultivation of the French Language in England during Tudor and Stuart Times" by Kathleen Lambley
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