Meaning of “hard line” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “hard line” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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unwilling to change an opinion or position:

a hard-line opponent of reform
hard line
noun [ U ]

The president has taken a hard line on the budget.
noun [ C ]

The Senator is a hard-liner on law and order.

(Definition of “hard-line” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)