hardiment (n.)
display of valour, daring deed
1H4 I.iii.100[Hotspur to King Henry, of Mortimer] He did confound the best part of an hour / In changing hardiment with great Glendower
Cym V.iv.75[First Brother, to music] Like hardiment Posthumus hath / to Cymbeline performed
TC IV.v.28[Patroclus to Menelaus, of a kiss] thus popped Paris in his hardiment, / And parted thus you and your argument [i.e. Helen]
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