cruel blow

noun

: something that is very hard to bear
Life has dealt them some cruel blows in recent years.

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“Cruel blow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cruel%20blow. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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