hardily

[ hahr-dl-ee ]
/ ˈhɑr dl i /

adverb

in a hardy manner: The plants thrived hardily.

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Origin of hardily

Middle English word dating back to 1175–1225; see origin at hardy1, -ly
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British Dictionary definitions for hardily

hardily
/ (ˈhɑːdɪlɪ) /

adverb

in a hardy manner; toughly or boldly
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