Meaning of HARDENED in English

HARDENED

If you describe someone as ~, you mean that they have had so much experience of something bad or unpleasant that they are no longer affected by it in the way that other people would be.

...~ criminals.

...~ politicians.

ADJ: usu ADJ n

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