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Adjective
Closely pursued
“His clearances kept his side out of danger when required, whereas David Adamson of Stirling County did not find touch frequently enough, and when he did, it was seldom deep enough to give his hard-pressed pack welcome breathing space.”
Adjective
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.”
Adjective
Under a great deal of strain and worry
Hard-pressed consumers are spending less on luxuries.”
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