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Consequently, he is seldom too hard up to get a bed in the common lodging-house.
I had bought those toys in New York on a ten-day cash basis, so I was hard up.
"I thought we were hard up," I growled, not rid of my suspicions.
I WALKED IN ARDENJACK CRAWFORD
It was hard up against its own dilemma: How can a man inquire?
It is consolation to know that everybody else is hard up during these hard times.
SKOOKUM CHUCK FABLESSKOOKUM CHUCK (PSEUD FOR R.D. CUMMING)
So hard up for money was Gordon at this time that he had to borrow from the king enough to pay for his journey to London.
GENERAL GORDONSETON CHURCHILL
Being "hard up" for cash, I must sell: and he flush of money and pride, must buy.
That the Prince of Darkness himself should be so hard up for horses as to go about stealing them appeared to him incomprehensible.
She had a settled income, he had not; occasionally he found himself short of money, hard up.
And this is the burg where you can be as hard up on fifty thousand a year as on five hundred!
ODD NUMBERSSEWELL FORD

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