What does hardship mean?

Definitions for hardship
ˈhɑrd ʃɪphard·ship

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hardship.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adversity, hardship, hard knocks(noun)

    a state of misfortune or affliction

    "debt-ridden farmers struggling with adversity"; "a life of hardship"

  2. asperity, grimness, hardship, rigor, rigour, severity, severeness, rigorousness, rigourousness(noun)

    something hard to endure

    "the asperity of northern winters"

  3. hardship(noun)

    something that causes or entails suffering

    "I cannot think it a hardship that more indulgence is allowed to men than to women"- James Boswell; "the many hardships of frontier life"

Wiktionary

  1. hardship(Noun)

    (countable or uncountable) Difficulty or trouble; hard times.

    He has survived periods of financial hardship before.

  2. Origin: From herdschipe, hardischipe, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hardship(noun)

    that which is hard to hear, as toil, privation, injury, injustice, etc

How to pronounce hardship?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say hardship in sign language?

  1. hardship

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hardship in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hardship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of hardship in a Sentence

  1. The Omani Shed:

    Your Hardship is a test of friends and friendship

  2. Willians Bonilla:

    She knows hardship, they have no idea what they're in for.

  3. Edward Camarena:

    We know have you been under an extraordinary hardship for too long.

  4. Haji Janan:

    They have given us permission to harvest our fields this year because of our hardship.

  5. Bhagavan Antle:

    The movie company thinks it’s a hardship – to spend $10,000 for what used to be free.

Images & Illustrations of hardship

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