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Meaning of HARD-PRESSED

Pronunciation:  'hârd'prest

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  facing or experiencing financial trouble or difficulty; "the troubled car industry"; "distressed companies need loans and technical advice"; "financially hard-pressed Mexican hotels are lowering their prices"; "we were hard put to meet the mortgage paymentng"; "it was apparent that the magazine was in trouble"; "found themselves in a bad way financially"
 

HARD-PRESSED is a 12 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: distressed, hard put, in a bad way(p), in trouble(p), troubled
 

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: at the double, crowded, desperate, double-quick, double-time, hard up, hard-pressed, hard-pushed, hard-run, hurried, in desperate straits, in extremis, in extremities, on the double, pinched, pressed, pressed for time, pushed, rushed, sorely pressed, straitened, up against it
 

 

 

 

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