- having stern, harsh, or unattractive features.
Origin of hard-featured
Related Words for hard-featuredhorrid, grotesque, unseemly, unsightly, awful, grisly, hideous, animal, appalling, beastly, deformed, foul, frightful, gross, homely, ill-favored, loathsome, misshapen, monstrous, plain
Examples from the Web for hard-featured
Historical Examples of hard-featured
They were hard-featured men, sallow of complexion, rigid in their looks.
I looked around the room again, and saw a hard-featured woman.The Birthright
Debby Alden at twenty-five had been scrawny, hard-featured and severe.Hester's Counterpart
Jean K. Baird
In the hall, she encountered Willa's maid, a bright-eyed, hard-featured Frenchwoman.The Fifth Ace
Also there were several glum, hard-featured Englishwomen and one man.Brittany
Mortimer Menpes and Dorothy Menpes