hard-pressed

adjective \ ˈhärd-ˈprest \

Definition of hard-pressed

: hard put; also : being under financial strain

First Known Use of hard-pressed

1707


HARD-PRESSED Defined for English Language Learners

hard-pressed

adjective

Definition of hard-pressed for English Language Learners

  • : in a bad situation because you do not have enough money, time, etc.



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