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hard-pressed

adjective

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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

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The first known use of hard-pressed was in 1707

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hard put

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“Hard-pressed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hard-pressed. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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