Definition of hard line in English:

hard line

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noun

  • An uncompromising adherence to a firm policy: he is known to take a hard line on sentencing policy for murder
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    • Molotov favoured a continuation of the hard line in foreign policy, especially towards Tito.
    • I know that Sharon is a hard line politician who won't give any ground, but the mood in Israel is changing and he won't be around forever.
    • They may split the vote in a way that favours someone such as Maureen Gilroy who takes a hard line against issues of social equity.

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