follow Dictionary.com

It’s about time. We are now on Instagram!

hard-set

[hahrd-set] /ˈhɑrdˈsɛt/
adjective
1.
firmly or rigidly set; fixed:
a hard-set smile.
2.
in a difficult position:
The troops were hard-set before their supplies came.
3.
determined; obstinate.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English harde set
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for hard-set

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for hardset

11
10
Scrabble Words With Friends