verb (used with object), in·du·rat·ed, in·du·rat·ing.
verb (used without object), in·du·rat·ed, in·du·rat·ing.
Origin of indurate
Examples from the Web for indurate
Contemporary Examples of indurate
Pick up again his indurate book, Dreams from My Father, and see the harsh truth.What’s Left of Obama’s Mideast Policy?
July 18, 2013
Historical Examples of indurate
Imogen was deaf to their expostulations, and indurate and callous as adamant to their persuasions.Imogen
Stark and indurate like an Adirondack meadow enameled with trap rock, he plodded rigidly on.The Army Mule and Other War Sketches
Henry A. Castle
Can we consistently blame her if she becomes callous, when every legal provision directly tends to indurate her sensibilities?The History of Prostitution
William W. Sanger
Underneath these coherent and indurate ledges the most valuble ores exist, but coal and fossils are searched for in vain.
Even where there is no plastering, the tattooing may be found to indurate the skin, and to render it less sensible to cold.John Rutherford, the White Chief
George Lillie Craik
Word Origin for indurate
1530s, from Latin induratus, past participle of indurare "to make hard, harden" (see endure). Related: Indurated.