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English definition of “have a thin time (of it)”

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have a thin time (of it)

to have bad or unhappy experiences: He's been having a thin time (of it) since his accident.
Translations of “have a thin time (of it)”
in Chinese (Traditional) 日子不好過…
in Chinese (Simplified) 日子不好过…
(Definition of have a thin time (of it) from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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