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adjective uk   /ˌhɑːdˈwʌn/ us    /ˌhɑːrdˈwɑːn/
If something is hard-won, it was only achieved after a lot of effort: a hard-won battle
Translations of “hard-won”
in Chinese (Traditional) 辛苦得到的,來之不易的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 辛苦得到的,来之不易的…
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