- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈhɑɹdn̩d/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈhɑːdn̩d/
- Hyphenation: hard‧ened
- simple past tense and past participle of
- Unfeeling or lacking emotion due to experience; callous.
- The bloody scene could reduce even the most hardened soldier to tears.
- firmly established or unlikely to change; inveterate
unfeeling or lacking emotion due to experience; callous