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hurds

[hurdz]
plural noun
  1. hards.
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Examples from the Web for hurd

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  • Well, you take it back to Hurd an' ax him what he takes me fur, a damned jeweler?

  • 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

  • "Every man is innocent until convicted by a jury," said Hurd, calmly.

    The Opal Serpent

    Fergus Hume

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

    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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