Translation of "the hard way" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

the hard way

a way of doing something which is unnecessarily difficult

以不必要的費力的方式
She always does things the hard way. 她做起事來總是吃力不討好。

If you learn something the hard way, you learn from unpleasant experiences rather than by being taught

從吃苦頭中(汲取教訓)
If she won't listen, she'll have to learn/find out the hard way. 如果她不聽,那只好吃些苦頭記取教訓了。

(Translation of “the hard way” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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