Thesaurus

hard–pressed

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of hard–pressed

  1. faced with difficulty or uncertainty about what to say, think, or do they will be hard-pressed to come up with any facts that actually support their argument Synonyms baffled, confounded, hard-pressed, nonplussed (also nonplused), perplexedRelated Words bewildered, confused, disconcerted, fazed; embarrassed, flustered, put outNear Antonyms undaunted, unfazed; composed, untroubled


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up hard–pressed? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a trip made at another's expense

Get Word of the Day daily email!