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hurds

[hurdz]
plural noun
  1. hards.
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  • Well, you take it back to Hurd an' ax him what he takes me fur, a damned jeweler?

  • "I'm glad of that; we can have a chat," said Hurd, producing his pipe.

    The Opal Serpent

    Fergus Hume

  • For want of an interpreter Hurd found it difficult to carry on the conversation.

    The Opal Serpent

    Fergus Hume

  • Hurd did not move as the man crossed the room, but felt if the key was safe in his pocket.

    The Opal Serpent

    Fergus Hume

  • "Perhaps that will tell you," said Hurd, and threw the warrant on the table.

    The Opal Serpent

    Fergus Hume


British Dictionary definitions for hurd

Hurd

noun
  1. Douglas (Richard), Baron Hurd of Westwell. born 1930, British Conservative politician; home secretary (1985–89); foreign secretary (1989–95)
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hurds

pl n
  1. another word for hards
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