Adjective "Hardscrabble" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Hardscrabble


    Definition:

    1. providing or yielding meagerly in return for much effort; demanding or unrewarding: the hardscrabble existence of mountainside farmers.

    Examples:

    "towns can be hardscrabble."

    "works can be hardscrabble."

    "upbringings can be hardscrabble."

    "neighbourhoods can be hardscrabble."

    "districts can be hardscrabble."

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