Synonyms for hard-pressed
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HARD-PRESSED
Dancing, hard-pressed, made a dash to break through the circle to liberty.
For a while he was hard-pressed by this ugly, poison-toothed creature.
It was on this account that he gave easy terms to the hard-pressed Sultan.
He will also, when hard-pressed, take the most desperate leaps to avoid his foes.
The American farmers in our county were quite as hard-pressed as their neighbours from other countries.
Bigot burst into a wild laugh, as was his wont when hard-pressed.
Of course the suits of some of the suitors had been hard-pressed by Mrs. Valentine.
Business is dull and he is hard-pressed by competitive houses.
But your suggestion, Natty, is worthy of consideration, if we are hard-pressed.
At last we got within a hundred yards of the hard-pressed herd.