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hard-line (adj.)

"uncompromising," 1958, originally in reference to Soviet communist policies, from the noun phrase (see hard (adj.) + line (n.)) in the political sense. Related: Hard-liner (1963).

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Definitions of hard-line

hard-line (adj.)
firm and uncompromising;
a hard-line policy
Synonyms: hardline
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