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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

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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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They weren't fit to ride a bike along and hard upon the feet.
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It is a subject the sport must reflect hard upon if it is to retain the public's broad support.
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Developed countries are very hard upon cigarette companies.
Reuben Reid looked unhappy and Nicholls is totally drained of confidence while Julian Gray should reflect long and hard upon his afternoon's work - and then donate his week's wages to a worthy cause.
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