very+hard

  • 1very hard — adjective Date: circa 1943 of cheese suitable chiefly for grating …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 2very hard — extremely strong or difficult; with all one s strength …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 3Very Hard Choices — infobox Book | name = Very Hard Choices title orig = translator = image caption = author = Spider Robinson cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Science fiction, Speculative fiction novel publisher = Baen… …

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  • 4very hard cheese — labai kietas sūris statusas Aprobuotas sritis pieno produktai apibrėžtis Sūris, kurio sausosios neriebalinės medžiagos drėgnis (SNMD) paprastai yra mažesnis kaip 47 proc. Tai tarkuojami, pvz., parmezano tipo, sūriai. atitikmenys: angl. very hard… …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 5worked very hard — labored very diligently …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 6hard as iron — very hard …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 7Hard water — is the type of water that has high mineral content (in contrast with soft water ). Hard water minerals primarily consist of calcium (Ca2+), and magnesium (Mg2+) metal cations, and sometimes other dissolved compounds such as bicarbonates and… …

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  • 8hard labour — noun Physical labour as an additional punishment to imprisonment, abolished in 1948 • • • Main Entry: ↑hard hard labour Compulsory work imposed in addition to imprisonment, abolished in the UK in 1948 • • • Main Entry: ↑labour * * * hard labour… …

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  • 9hard-nosed — {adj.}, {slang} Tough or rugged; very strict; not weak or soft; stubborn, especially in a fight or contest. * /Joe s father was a hard nosed army officer who had seen service in two wars./ * /Pete is a good boy; he plays hard nosed football./… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 10hard-nosed — {adj.}, {slang} Tough or rugged; very strict; not weak or soft; stubborn, especially in a fight or contest. * /Joe s father was a hard nosed army officer who had seen service in two wars./ * /Pete is a good boy; he plays hard nosed football./… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 11hard sell — noun singular 1. ) any method of selling in which someone tries very hard to persuade customers to buy something ─ compare SOFT SELL 2. ) AMERICAN a situation in which you have difficulty selling something or persuading someone to change their… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12hard done by — Badly treated • • • Main Entry: ↑hard * * * Brit. harshly or unfairly treated she would be justified in feeling hard done by * * * hard done by see ↑hard, 2 • • • Main Entry: ↑done hard done …

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  • 13hard-fought — adj a hard fought game, competition etc involves two opposing sides who are trying very hard to defeat each other a hard fought battle/contest/game etc ▪ one of the most hard fought games this season ▪ a hard fought battle for the presidency …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14hard\ row\ to\ hoe — • hard row to hoe • tough row to hoe n. phr. A hard life to live; a very hard job to do. She has a hard row to hoe with six children and her husband dead. Young people without enough education will have a tough row to hoe when they have to… …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 15hard-earned — UK US adjective [before noun] ► earned by working very hard: hard earned cash/money/dollars »Working families are paying more and more of their hard earned dollars for their health care. »The company s attempts to drive down costs have hurt its… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16hard´-head´ed|ness — hard head|ed «HAHRD HEHD ihd», adjective. 1. not easily excited or deceived; practical; shrewd: »a good hard headed businessman. 2. stubborn; obstinate: »He is very hard headed and will not accept new ideas easily. –hard´ head´ed|ly, adverb …

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  • 17hard´-head´ed|ly — hard head|ed «HAHRD HEHD ihd», adjective. 1. not easily excited or deceived; practical; shrewd: »a good hard headed businessman. 2. stubborn; obstinate: »He is very hard headed and will not accept new ideas easily. –hard´ head´ed|ly, adverb …

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  • 18hard-head|ed — «HAHRD HEHD ihd», adjective. 1. not easily excited or deceived; practical; shrewd: »a good hard headed businessman. 2. stubborn; obstinate: »He is very hard headed and will not accept new ideas easily. –hard´ head´ed|ly, adverb …

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  • 19hard-working — adjective * a hard working person puts a lot of effort into their work: a hard working student She was very hard working and reliable …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20hard|tack — «HAHRD TAK», noun. a very hard, dry biscuit, eaten especially by sailors, and sometimes by soldiers; ship biscuit; pilot biscuit; sea biscuit; sea bread. Hardtack resists spoiling …

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