Definition of hard-favoured in English:

hard-favoured

(US hard-favored)

adjective

archaic
  • Of a person: coarse-featured, hard-faced; having a harsh, ugly, or unpleasant appearance, aspect, or character.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas More (1478–1535), lord chancellor, humanist, and martyr. Apparently from hard + favour + -ed.

Pronunciation

hard-favoured

/ˌhɑːdˈfeɪvəd/