Bedeutung von "hard-pressed" - als Fremdsprache


adjective uk us /ˌhɑːdˈprest/
be hard-pressed to do sth

to not be able to do something, or have difficulty doing something:

You'd be hard-pressed to find a better worker than Jeff.

having problems because you are poor:

hard-pressed farmers

(Definition von "hard-pressed" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)