Hard By

Near. Hard means close, pressed close together; hence firm or solid, in close proximity to.

“Hard by a sheltering wood.”

David Mallet: Edwin and Emma.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

More on Hard By from Fact Monster:

  • Chester Harding - Harding, Chester Harding, Chester, 1792–1866, American portrait painter, b. Conway, Mass. He ...
  • Tonya Harding - Tonya Harding Born: Nov. 12, 1970 Figure skater 1991 U.S. women's champion; involved in bizarre ...
  • Warren Gamaliel Harding - Warren Gamaliel Harding Born: 11/2/1865 Birthplace: Morrow County, Ohio Warren Gamaliel Harding was ...
  • Warren Gamaliel Harding - Harding, Warren Gamaliel Harding, Warren Gamaliel , 1865–1923, 29th President of the United ...
  • hardness - hardness hardness, property of matter commonly described as the resistance of a substance to being ...

Related Content