Bedeutung von “hard” im Essential American English Dictionary


adjective us /hɑrd/

A2 firm and not easy to press or bend:

a hard surface
The seats were really hard.
→ Opposite soft

A1 difficult to do or understand:

It must be hard to study with all this noise.
→ Opposite easy adj

B1 needing or using a lot of physical or mental effort:

It was hard work on the farm, but satisfying.
be hard on someone

to criticize someone too much, or to treat them unfairly:

Don’t be too hard on him – he’s only trying to help.

(Definition von “hard adjective” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)