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hard-fought

adjective uk   /ˌhɑːdˈfɔːt/  us   /ˌhɑːrdˈfɑːt/
achieved after a lot of difficulty or fighting: a hard-fought victory
Translations of “hard-fought”
in Chinese (Traditional) 艱苦努力得來的, 浴血奮戰得來的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 艰苦努力得来的, 浴血奋战得来的…
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