Usage examples for hardy

  1. She did not like the boys to show that they thought her less hardy than themselves. – The Adventure League by Hilda T. Skae
  2. Clausel was charged to stamp out the northern rising, and Napoleon seems to have judged that this hardy fighter would end this tedious task before Wellington dealt any serious blows. – The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2) by John Holland Rose
  3. We were very much interested in these little fellows, they were so hardy, and you could fairly see them grow. – Natural and Artificial Duck Culture by James Rankin
  4. Mamma wants Mrs. Hardy to be fond of me, and Rock is likely to be my cousin, and all that." – A Sweet Little Maid by Amy E. Blanchard
  5. I expect you let Jim Hardy know. – Good Luck by L. T. Meade
  6. Miss Hardy, I hope to see you at your own home in a few days. – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  7. Walking was now high enjoyment, notwithstanding the force of the sun, for they were a hardy couple, requiring no more than sufficient nourishment to combat the elements with an exulting blood. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. The train made several attempts to start on to Colfax, but finally backed slowly down into Hardy, where it was stalled for the night. – The High Calling by Charles M. Sheldon
  9. As soon as they had gone, Hardy turned to Lopez. – The Bad Man by Charles Hanson Towne
  10. Bonaparte was not ignorant of the difficulties of his position, and it was even on account of these very difficulties that, whatever might be the result of his hardy enterprise, he wished to escape from it as quickly as possible. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  11. 10 Lads, cried Sir John, going forward with a scrap of paper in his hand, this order must go at once to Captain Hardy, and the only way is for one of you to swim with it. – Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year by E.C. Hartwell
  12. This hardy saying of his might have some appearance of truth, if applied to Phocion's government. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  13. It was almost a womanly instinct, far too delicate for such a hardy nature, and dependent perhaps upon that sudden opening of his sympathies which resulted from meeting Maria Consuelo. – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  14. One evening he had as usual walked from Hall with Hardy up to his door. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  15. Mr. Hardy offers it as the study of a temperament. – My Contemporaries In Fiction by David Christie Murray
  16. She kept her mouth close shut like a hardy boy, and her eyes gleamed with a fire of resolution which no other pair of eyes in the camp could match. – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  17. A native of Carolina, and perfectly hardy in most parts of the country. – Hardy Ornamental Flowering Trees and Shrubs by A. D. Webster
  18. With a confidence born of frontier conditions these " modern Franks, the hardy mountain men," as a contemporary called them, drafted a constitution, organized a government, and appealed to Congress for recognition as a State of the Confederation. – Union and Democracy by Allen Johnson
  19. Some of the hardy Deal lifeboatmen were almost benumbed and rendered helpless by the cold, and they only saw the tragedy of the captain's death and the rescue of the remainder of the crew from the wreck by the Ramsgate men. – Heroes of the Goodwin Sands by Thomas Stanley Treanor