(adjective and noun) In reference to a political or cultural movement, an organization, an association, or a category of criminal. crime, deviance or dissidence: the essential and dedicated members or actions who will not be dissuaded by threats or punishment and who will go all the way in pursuit of their aims; those who hang tough
; winter soldier
. Sometimes spelled as two words. Often the kind of thing is understood, for example "hardcore" instead of "hardcore porn".
"Al-Qaeda's hard core will not be dissuaded by the bombing of the communities in which they are based."
"Sacco was a hardcore anarchist; he never wavered in his professed beliefs, even when they put him in jail and condemned him to death."
"After the cops visited the commune the day-trippers left and only the hardcore people remained."
Jake; Steven; SSk; Doug; Jose; Nick; Mike; SSk
Jake Is Hardcore!
Steven Is Hardcore!
SSk Is Totally Hardcore!
Doug Is Hardcore!
Jose Is Hardcore!
Nick Is Hardcore!
Mike Is Black... But Also Hardcore!
SSk Is Again Totally Hardcore!
Hardcore is sub-genre of music erroneously identified by emo children, as to personify their lackluster musical tastes so as to give them the appearance of not being weepy or melodramatic.
"Dude, did you go to that Hawthorne Heights concert last night? Colin said it was totally hardcore. People were even smoking reifer!" -- Emo children conversing in a high school commons.
Ash: "Jack is a prick who picks up trannies at fag st, Trasesville"
Jetto: " Hahaha.. so true ash!"
Jetto: " FUCK DUDE... THAT CHICKS HAIR IS SO FUCKING HARDCORE!!!!!!"
Ash: "OMFG UR SO RIGHT! "
Jetto "Meh.. ur tarten shorts are way more hardcore!"
Despite what some people think, hardcore came before emo. After Hardcore died out toward the end of the eighties, Ian McKaye (of Minor Threat) started a band called Fugazi. And thus EMO was born. (Yes, there were others, but Fugazi was one of the first.)
Hardcore was born in late seventies. It's one hell of a long "trend."
Climbing up trees and over chicken wire into the swings at Ewell Court Park.
"Wow, Charlotte and Jaymes are so hardcore - they BROKE INTO EWELL COURT PARK"
what some believes that they are because the lisen to, and buy the t'shits of Iron Maiden, Meticalla, and every other gay ass, before their time band.
Look at the kid with the Iron Maiden t'shirt he thinks hes so Hardcore.