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hard/tough cheese!

UK informal (Australian English also stiff cheese!) something that you say to ​indicate that you have no ​sympathy for someone or cannot do anything to ​help them: This is the only ​food we have ​left, and if you don't like it, hard cheese.
(Definition of hard/tough cheese! from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hard/tough cheese!”
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示不同情)抱歉啦!真倒霉!…
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示不同情)抱歉啦!真倒楣!…
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