Definition of


  1. (adj, all) (eggs) cooked until the yolk is solid
  2. (adj, all) used of persons; emotionally hardened
  3. (adj, all) tough and callous by virtue of experience

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Synonyms of Hard-boiled

case-hardened, hard-bitten, hardened, pugnacious

Words that sound like Hard-boiled

hard palate, heartfelt

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