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English definition of “fall on hard times”

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 .Poverty and poor Grammar:Fell or felt?Fell is the past simple of the verb fall:
(Definition of fall on hard times from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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