English-Norwegian translation of hardness

Translation of the word hardness from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

hardness in Norwegian

materialnoun hardhet [u]
  personnoun kulde [u], hardhet [u]
  behaviornoun kjensleløshet [u], forherdelse [u], uvennlighet [u]
Synonyms for hardness
Antonyms for hardness
Similar words


Definitions of hardness
1. hardness - the property of being rigid and resistant to pressure; not easily scratched; measured on Mohs scale
  softness a disposition to be lenient in judging others; "softness is not something permitted of good leaders"
  hard dried out; "hard dry rolls left over from the day before"
  soft not brilliant or glaring; "the moon cast soft shadows"; "soft pastel colors"; "subdued lighting"
  eubstance, consistence, consistency, body a harmonious uniformity or agreement among things or parts
  firmness the property of being unyielding to the touch
  incompressibility the property of being incompressible
2. hardness - the quality of being difficult to do; "he assigned a series of problems of increasing hardness"; "the ruggedness of his exams caused half the class to fail"
  difficultness, difficulty the quality of being difficult; "they agreed about the difficulty of the climb"
3. hardness - a quality of water that contains dissolved mineral salts that prevent soap from lathering; "the costs of reducing hardness depend on the relative amounts of calcium and magnesium compounds that are present"
  quality an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
 = Synonym    = Antonym    = Related word
Your last searches