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Synonyms for harden
ˈhɑr dnhard·en

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  1. harden

    inure, train, habituate, confirm, indurate, consolidate, compact

    disinure, relax, enervate, debilitate, dishabituate, soften, melt, mollify, colliquate, vaporize

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  1. harden, indurateverb

    become hard or harder

    "The wax hardened"

    inure, indurate, season, temper


  2. harden, indurateverb

    make hard or harder

    "The cold hardened the butter"

    inure, indurate, season, temper


  3. temper, hardenverb

    harden by reheating and cooling in oil

    "temper steel"

    temper, season, chasten, anneal, mollify, moderate, indurate, inure, normalize


  4. season, hardenverb

    make fit

    "This trip will season even the hardiest traveller"

    temper, season, mollify, flavour, flavor, inure, indurate


  5. inure, harden, indurateverb

    cause to accept or become hardened to; habituate

    "He was inured to the cold"

    indurate, season, inure, temper


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  1. solidifies

    Submitted by anonymous on May 19, 2021  

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  1. hardenverb

    indurate, make hard, make callous

  2. hardenverb

    habituate, inure, season, accustom, form, train, discipline

  3. hardenverb

    strengthen, fortify, steel, nerve, brace

  4. hardenverb

    sear, make callous, render insensible

  5. hardenverb

    make obdurate, confirm in wickedness

  6. hardenverb

    grow or become hard

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  1. hardenverb

    indurate, solidify, petrify, ossify, sear, brutalize, embitter, inure, season, fortify, steel, brace, accustom

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  1. List of paraphrases for "harden":

    hardin, toughen, söderman

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  1. Adam Schiff:

    I … think that ISIS may have concluded that the best way to defeat airport defenses is not to go through them, but to go around them with the help of somebody on the inside, and if that's the case, I think there are probably at least a dozen airports in the region and beyond that are vulnerable to the same kind of approach, which is exactly why we have to harden those defenses.

  2. James Harden:

    James Harden said. James Harden was then asked why The Rockets were flat through three quarters. Good question.

  3. Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul:

    What's going to happen is it's going to harden people's resolve on this issue, i think what's going to happen is that state and localities are just going to opt out of the marriage business.

  4. Antonio Barroso:

    The good result of the extreme-left Left Bloc will force the Socialists to harden their stance towards the government, which does not bode well for political stability over the medium term.

  5. Kyrie Irving:

    We stuck to the game plan, we didn't want a talented guy like James Harden to beat us. We wanted their other guys to beat us and we forced him to pass off to other guys and we trusted our weakside rotation.

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