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Harsher Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
- Harsh \Harsh\ (h[aum]rsh), a. [Compar. Harsher (-[~e]r);
superl. Harshest.] [OE. harsk; akin to G. harsch, Dan.
harsk rancid, Sw. h["a]rsk; from the same source as E. hard.
See Hard, a.]
- Rough; disagreeable; grating; esp.: (a) disagreeable to the touch. ``Harsh sand.'' --Boyle. (b) disagreeable to the taste. ``Berries harsh and crude.'' --Milton. (c) disagreeable to the ear. ``Harsh din.'' --Milton.
- Unpleasant and repulsive to the sensibilities; austere; crabbed; morose; abusive; abusive; severe; rough. Clarence is so harsh, so blunt. --Shak. Though harsh the precept, yet the charmed. --Dryden.
- (Painting, Drawing, etc.) Having violent contrasts of color, or of light and shade; lacking in harmony.
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- New bill would mean harsher penalties for fake ticket sales
A new bill that was recently filed would create harsher penalties for people who sell fake admission tickets. The bill, SB 1142, was filed in late February by Senator Tom Lee. It's intended to enhance criminal penalties for those convicted of possessing or selling fraudulent admission tickets. Authorities in central Florida have arrested dozens of people in re Read more on this news related to 'Harsher'
- Harsher smoking laws wanted
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- Celebratory gunfire meets harsher penalties as Brendon’s Law passes
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