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uphill

adjective, adverb uk   us   /ˌʌpˈhɪl/
C2 leading to a higher place on a slope: an uphill climb running uphill
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C2 needing a large amount of effort: It'll be an uphill struggle/battle/fight to get the new proposals accepted.
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