hard[ hahrd ]SEE DEFINITION OF hard
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HARD
But Uncle Peter had already put in some hard winters, and was not wanting in fortitude.
Our hero, though strong-armed, had hard work to keep up with him.
Ambrose only exclaimed “O uncle, you must have been hard pressed.”
No wonder Florence has a hard time of it; but isn't it wretched of me to gossip?
I seen some hard times myself, and this boy's father was a fighter, too.
Shepler's doing some hard thinking for himself by this time.
He would say that his was a trip of business, and not pleasure, and hard work he had.
But they were an old race, and they were worn out by centuries of hard work.
I had hard work to get them along, and at last they would not walk.
Never mind me, mother; I'm young and strong, I can stand work—but it's hard on you.
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