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English definition of “fall on hard times”

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fall on hard times

to lose your money and start to have a difficult life: The scheme is designed to help kids whose parents have fallen on hard times.
Translations of “fall on hard times”
in Chinese (Traditional) 經濟困難,生活艱難…
in Chinese (Simplified) 经济困难,生活艰难…
(Definition of fall on hard times from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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