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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Something tough to endure; Something that causes or entails suffering; A state of misfortune or affliction.

Usage examples (40)
  • A life of hardship
  • I cannot think it a hardship that more indulgence is allowed to men than to women- James Boswell
  • I-- well, we're in, I guess, classified what they call a hardship case.
  • Brown, bred amid hardship, is not fearful of the jump. for more
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