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diehardadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈdɑɪˌhɑrd/
unwilling to ​change or give up ​yourideas or ​ways of ​behaving, ​even when there are good ​reasons to do so: a diehard ​conservative
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diehardnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdaɪ.hɑːd/  us   /ˈdaɪ.hɑːrd/ disapproving
someone who is ​unwilling to ​change or give up ​theirideas or ​ways of ​behaving, ​even when there are good ​reasons to do so: a diehard ​conservative/​fan
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