face-harden

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face-hard·en

(fās′här′dn)
tr.v. face-hard·ened, face-hard·en·ing, face-hard·ens
To harden the surface of (a metal).

face-harden

vb
(Metallurgy) (tr) to harden the surface of (steel or iron) by the addition of carbon at high temperature

face-harden


Past participle: face-hardened
Gerund: face-hardening

Imperative
face-harden
face-harden
Present
I face-harden
you face-harden
he/she/it face-hardens
we face-harden
you face-harden
they face-harden
Preterite
I face-hardened
you face-hardened
he/she/it face-hardened
we face-hardened
you face-hardened
they face-hardened
Present Continuous
I am face-hardening
you are face-hardening
he/she/it is face-hardening
we are face-hardening
you are face-hardening
they are face-hardening
Present Perfect
I have face-hardened
you have face-hardened
he/she/it has face-hardened
we have face-hardened
you have face-hardened
they have face-hardened
Past Continuous
I was face-hardening
you were face-hardening
he/she/it was face-hardening
we were face-hardening
you were face-hardening
they were face-hardening
Past Perfect
I had face-hardened
you had face-hardened
he/she/it had face-hardened
we had face-hardened
you had face-hardened
they had face-hardened
Future
I will face-harden
you will face-harden
he/she/it will face-harden
we will face-harden
you will face-harden
they will face-harden
Future Perfect
I will have face-hardened
you will have face-hardened
he/she/it will have face-hardened
we will have face-hardened
you will have face-hardened
they will have face-hardened
Future Continuous
I will be face-hardening
you will be face-hardening
he/she/it will be face-hardening
we will be face-hardening
you will be face-hardening
they will be face-hardening
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been face-hardening
you have been face-hardening
he/she/it has been face-hardening
we have been face-hardening
you have been face-hardening
they have been face-hardening
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been face-hardening
you will have been face-hardening
he/she/it will have been face-hardening
we will have been face-hardening
you will have been face-hardening
they will have been face-hardening
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been face-hardening
you had been face-hardening
he/she/it had been face-hardening
we had been face-hardening
you had been face-hardening
they had been face-hardening
Conditional
I would face-harden
you would face-harden
he/she/it would face-harden
we would face-harden
you would face-harden
they would face-harden
Past Conditional
I would have face-hardened
you would have face-hardened
he/she/it would have face-hardened
we would have face-hardened
you would have face-hardened
they would have face-hardened
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.face-harden - harden steel by adding carbon
harden, indurate - make hard or harder; "The cold hardened the butter"
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