other words for hard times
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
We have had hard times, and hard marching through this rough country, but thanks be to God, I have escaped with a whole skin.
There was what the farmers and indeed the whole country deemed "hard times" that fall, and the "hard times" grew harder.
We heard no talk of hard times except just before a presidential election.
He says there's no need of failures or frauds or hard times.
Considering the hard times, we have been doing a big business down at the store.
It has not only held its own during these hard times, but gone on increasing.
Our school closed on the 29th of May, and it has been a full one despite the trials we have had because of hard times.
As a beginning of hard times I could not afford to take a sleeper.
I said about four hundred thousand dollars a month, and board, was about all I could reasonably ask, considering the hard times.
Hard times and a glimpse of the financial strength of the new federation had wrought a change of heart.