diehard diehard  /ˈdaɪ ˌhɑrd/


  • (n) one who adheres to traditional views


  1. Georgia has much to fear from diehard imperialists in Moscow, but there is another, internal menace -- a growling presence in the garden.
  2. The third group and some of the most diehard Hillary voters, the adviser admitted were affluent women who had risen in their professions at the same time that Clinton did.
  3. When police cornered diehard Nationalist Chief Pedro Albizu Campos, 59, in his San Juan headquarters, Governor Mufioz Marin ordered the besiegers to move cautiously.


  1. Chicago Blackhawks fan’s ‘playoff lawn’ cut down in its prime by city

    Like many Chicago area hockey fans, Frank Miller wanted to show his support for the home team on its run to the Stanley Cup Final. But Miller, a diehard Blackhawks fan from the suburb of Park Ridge, didn't think a … Continue reading ?
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Puck Daddy via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Harvey Updyke is now a free man, will serve remainder of probation in Louisiana

    The diehard Alabama fan who admitted to poisoning the iconic oaks at Toomer's Corner back in 2010 is now a free man.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: FOX 12 Oregon

  3. Blackhawks Fan Put In Penalty Box For Shaggy Lawn

    Frank Miller, diehard Blackhaws fan, hit upon a novel way to honor his surging team in the post season -- until the city of Park Ridge lowered the boom. CBS 2's Chris Martinez reports.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CBS Chicago

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