Meaning of “fall on hard times” in the English Dictionary

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"fall on hard times" in British English

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fall on hard times

to lose your money and start to have a difficult life:

The scheme is designed to help kids whose parents have fallen on hard times.

(Definition of “fall on hard times” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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