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hard

adj: not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure; "a difficult task"; "nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access"; "difficult times"; "why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?"

adj: dispassionate; "took a hard look"; "a hard bargainer";

adj: resisting weight or pressure

adj: very strong or vigorous; "strong winds"; "a hard left to the chin"; "a knockout punch"; "a severe blow"

adj: characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort; "worked their arduous way up the mining valley"; "a grueling campaign"; "hard labor"; "heavy work"; "heavy going"; "spent many laborious hours on the project"; "set a punishing pace"

adj: produced without vibration of the vocal cords; "unvoiced consonants such as `p' and `k' and `s'"

adj: (of light) transmitted directly from a pointed light source

adj: (of speech sounds); produced with the back of the tongue raised toward or touching the velum; "Russian distinguished between hard consonants and palatalized or soft consonants"

adj: given to excessive indulgence of bodily appetites especially for intoxicating liquors; "a hard drinker"

adj: being distilled rather than fermented; having a high alcoholic content; "hard liquor"

adj: unfortunate or hard to bear; "had hard luck"; "a tough break"

adj: dried out; "hard dry rolls left over from the day before"

adv: with effort or force or vigor; "the team played hard"; "worked hard all day"; "pressed hard on the lever"; "hit the ball hard"; "slammed the door hard"

adv: with firmness; "held hard to the railing"

adv: earnestly or intently; "thought hard about it"; "stared hard at the accused"

adv: causing great damage or hardship; "industries hit hard by the depression"; "she was severely affected by the bank's failure"

adv: slowly and with difficulty; "prejudices die hard"

adv: indulging excessively; "he drank heavily"

adv: into a solid condition; "concrete that sets hard within a few hours"

adv: very near or close in space or time; "it stands hard by the railroad tracks"; "they were hard on his heels"; "a strike followed hard upon the plant's opening"

adv: with pain or distress or bitterness; "he took the rejection very hard"

adv: to the full extent possible; all the way; "hard alee"; "the ship went hard astern"; "swung the wheel hard left"


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hard

Length: 4 letters

Scrabble value: 8

Words with Friends value: 7

Literati value: 5

TWL (USA): Found

SOWPODS (UK): Found


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