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hardihood

[hahr-dee-hoo d] /ˈhɑr diˌhʊd/
noun
1.
boldness or daring; courage.
2.
audacity or impudence.
3.
strength; power; vigor:
the hardihood of youth.
4.
hardy spirit or character; determination to survive; fortitude:
the hardihood of early settlers.
Origin of hardihood
1625-1635
1625-35; hardy1 + -hood
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hardihood

/ˈhɑːdɪˌhʊd/
noun
1.
courage, daring, or audacity
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