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

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fall on hard times

to ​loseyourmoney and ​start to have a ​difficultlife: The ​scheme is ​designed to ​helpkids whose ​parents have ​fallen on hard ​times.
(Definition of fall on hard times from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fall on hard times”
in Chinese (Simplified) 经济困难,生活艰难…
in Chinese (Traditional) 經濟困難,生活艱難…
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