It is the incarnation of a hard-hearted, hard-fisted, hard-voiced miser.
Am I to continue picking up the guineas of these hard-fisted rustics?
Callovan inherited his wealth from his hard-fisted old father, who had died but a year before.
Needless to say, it was a popular position with the hard-fisted skippers.
How could he for a moment stay in face of these direct and hard-fisted attacks?
He was, at most times, a hard-fisted one, and no mistake about it.
He was a man of endless secret benevolence, and posed all the time as a hard-fisted person and a miser.
Despite this, the Americans are hard-fisted, shrewd, and as a nation a match for any in the field of cunning.
There came other guests: a German, hard-fisted, bullet-headed—editor of an East Side labor-paper.
A plain, hard-fisted farmer liked him and showed a preference for his society; the thing was unbelievable.