hard bitten

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callous and toughened by experience
disapproval If you describe someone as hard-bitten, you are critical of them because they do not show much emotion or have much sympathy for other people, usually because they have experienced many unpleasant things. a cynical hard-bitten journalist. = tough. not easily shocked or upset, because you have had a lot of experience
stubborn, unyielding
tough and callous by virtue of experience
alternative spelling of hard-bitten
hard bitten