Translation of "hard-bitten" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

hard-bitten

adjective uk us /ˌhɑːdˈbɪt.ən/ US  /ˌhɑːrdˈbɪt̬-/

If someone is hard-bitten, their character has been made stronger as a result of difficult experiences in the past, and they control and do not show their emotions

(某人)經過磨練的,堅毅的
This particular murder case was so horrific that it shocked even the most hard-bitten of New York police officers. 這宗特別的謀殺案是如此可怕,就連紐約最老練的警官都爲之震驚。

(Translation of “hard-bitten” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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