a tone produced by suppressing the fundamental tone and bringing into prominence one of its overtones.
[hahr-dee] /ˈhɑr di/ adjective, hardier, hardiest. 1. capable of enduring fatigue, hardship, exposure, etc.; sturdy; strong: hardy explorers of northern Canada. 2. (of plants) able to withstand the cold of winter in the open air. 3. requiring great physical courage, vigor, or endurance: the hardiest sports. 4. bold or daring; courageous: hardy soldiers. 5. unduly […]
[hahrd-wur-king] /ˈhɑrdˈwɜr kɪŋ/ adjective 1. industrious; zealous: a hardworking family man. adjective 1. (of a person) industrious; diligent adj. also hardworking, 1774, from hard + working (see work).
[hahrd-wur-king] /ˈhɑrdˈwɜr kɪŋ/ adjective 1. industrious; zealous: a hardworking family man.
[hahrd-woo d] /ˈhɑrdˌwʊd/ noun 1. the , compact or timber of various trees, as the oak, cherry, maple, or mahogany. 2. a tree yielding such . adjective 3. made or constructed of hardwood: a hardwood floor. /ˈhɑːdˌwʊd/ noun 1. the wood of any of numerous broad-leaved dicotyledonous trees, such as oak, beech, ash, etc, as […]