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Synonyms for hard

with difficulty

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Synonyms for hard

unyielding to pressure or force

physically toughened so as to have great endurance

not easy to do, achieve, or master

conveying great physical force

indulging in drink to an excessive degree

rigorous and unsparing in treating others

cold and forbidding

causing sharp, often prolonged discomfort

based on fact

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containing alcohol

in a violent, strenuous way

with intense energy and force

to a point near in time, space, or relation

Synonyms for hard

not easy

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resisting weight or pressure

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very strong or vigorous

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characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion

produced without vibration of the vocal cords

(of light) transmitted directly from a pointed light source

(of speech sounds)

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given to excessive indulgence of bodily appetites especially for intoxicating liquors

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being distilled rather than fermented

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unfortunate or hard to bear

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dried out

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with firmness

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causing great damage or hardship

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indulging excessively

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MANY CPAS ARE discovering that, while their computer hard disks may have been large enough when they were first bought, now those same disks are bulging at the seams--a condition that could lead to a computer crash.
This is a life-altering service and technology for everyone who is deaf or hard of hearing," said Claude Stout of TDI and DHHCAN.
From a broad list of key technologies that impel the design of a hard drive, the capabilities that one application demands can differ greatly with the requirements of another application.
In addition to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, the scope of the project will include a Hard Rock Live concert venue, and a Hard Rock Cafe and a full-service Hard Rock Hotel retail store.
HIS does not report extensive data using deaf and hard of hearing definitions, but rather looks at the ability to hear and understand speech without the use of amplification/hearing aids.
Wind River now offers three real-time solutions for its device customers: VxWorks, a fully deterministic real-time operating system (RTOS) that can run multiple real-time tasks within a real-time operating system; RTLinux technology, which enables a hard real-time application while running standard Linux as a separate process; and a soft real-time solution based on open source patches to the standard Linux operating system.
But because a high-capacity external hard drive can hold more data than a typical tape, backups to a hard drive can run unattended without requiring the manual insertion of additional tapes or the purchase of a more costly tape autoloader.
With 70 successful years in the hotel and gaming business, Harvey's will contribute the experience and talent we need to ensure that the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino meets the high standards of the Hard Rock restaurants.
Hitachi is continually looking for ways to add value to our hard disk drive solutions.
Although hard drive interfaces will continue to go through evolutionary changes, the likelihood that you can find a computer with enough backwards compatibility to read your old SCSI or Fibre Channel drive will probably be much greater than the likelihood of finding a 20-year-old tape drive that can read an old tape.
These industry specialists will be responsible for the design, engineering and manufacturing of all major rides at Hard Rock Park, which is scheduled to open in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina in the Spring of 2008.
Pitt, who is the leading collector of Hard Rock Cafe pins from America, Europe and Asia, received his first plaque when he consumed his 1,000th meal, a cheeseburger, on December 17, 1991.
These specialists usually have generic knowledge and skills provided by discipline-specific education programs and then later obtain additional training in working with people who are deaf or hard of hearing.