Adjective "Hardpressed" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Hardpressed


    Definition:

    1. heavily burdened or oppressed, as by overwork or financial difficulties; harried; put-upon.

    Origin:
    hard-pressed

    Examples:

    "consumers can be hardpressed."

    "people/places/organizations can be hardpressed."

    "people can be hardpressed."

    "parties can be hardpressed."

    "companies can be hardpressed."

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