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English definition of “school of hard knocks”

school of hard knocks

If you learn something in the school of hard knocks , you learn it as a result of difficult or unpleasant experiences .Knowing and learning
(Definition of school of hard knocks from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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