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1. hard

adjective. ['ˈhɑːrd'] not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure.

Synonyms

  • delicate
  • problematic
  • tall
  • difficultness
  • troublesome
  • difficulty
  • thorny
  • elusive
  • arduous
  • serious
  • challenging
  • fractious
  • demanding
  • awkward
  • knotty
  • herculean
  • rugged
  • embarrassing
  • vexed
  • ambitious
  • touchy
  • rocky
  • catchy
  • tough
  • unenviable
  • tricky
  • sticky
  • nasty
  • trying
  • difficult
  • problematical
  • tight
  • effortful
  • hard-fought
  • ticklish
  • baffling

Antonyms

  • ease
  • effortless
  • undemanding
  • polished

Etymology

  • heard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. hard

adjective. ['ˈhɑːrd'] dispassionate; .

Synonyms

  • shrewd
  • conniving
  • steely
  • case-hardened
  • tough
  • hardened
  • calculative
  • calculating
  • hard-boiled
  • unmerciful
  • insensitive
  • merciless
  • scheming

Antonyms

  • sensitive
  • easy
  • merciful
  • tender

Etymology

  • heard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. hard

adjective. ['ˈhɑːrd'] resisting weight or pressure.

Synonyms

  • stony
  • woody
  • firm
  • adamantine
  • semihard
  • al dente
  • granitelike
  • set
  • stonelike
  • horny
  • tumid
  • granitic
  • hardness
  • unyielding
  • solid
  • steely
  • erect
  • petrous
  • hornlike
  • rocklike
  • hardened

Antonyms

  • softness
  • simple
  • euphonious
  • exact

Etymology

  • heard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. hard

adjective. ['ˈhɑːrd'] very strong or vigorous.

Synonyms

  • strong
  • severe

Antonyms

  • tough
  • unrefined
  • unskilled

Etymology

  • heard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. hard

adjective. ['ˈhɑːrd'] characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort.

Synonyms

  • toilsome
  • arduous
  • effortful
  • gruelling
  • laborious
  • operose
  • grueling
  • backbreaking
  • heavy

Antonyms

  • regular
  • even
  • fine
  • ironed

Etymology

  • heard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. hard

adverb. ['ˈhɑːrd'] with firmness.

Antonyms

  • little

Etymology

  • heard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. hard

adverb. ['ˈhɑːrd'] causing great damage or hardship.

Antonyms

  • unquestionable

Etymology

  • heard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. die

verb. ['ˈdaɪ'] pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life.

Synonyms

  • predecease
  • snuff it
  • exit
  • pop off
  • conk
  • suffocate
  • expire
  • pass
  • pass away
  • perish
  • give way
  • conk out
  • break down
  • stifle
  • abort
  • drop dead
  • croak
  • give out
  • change state
  • go bad
  • give-up the ghost
  • pip out
  • fall
  • go
  • decease
  • asphyxiate
  • buy the farm
  • fail
  • kick the bucket
  • yield
  • buy it
  • cash in one's chips
  • drown
  • choke
  • succumb
  • turn
  • famish
  • break

Antonyms

  • survive
  • free
  • uncover
  • stimulate

Etymology

  • dien (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. die

noun. ['ˈdaɪ'] a small cube with 1 to 6 spots on the six faces; used in gambling to generate random numbers.

Synonyms

  • four-spot
  • six
  • six-spot
  • dice
  • square block
  • one-spot
  • five-spot
  • cube
  • four

Antonyms

  • be well
  • feed
  • log in
  • dock

Etymology

  • dien (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. die

verb. ['ˈdaɪ'] be brought to or as if to the point of death by an intense emotion such as embarrassment, amusement, or shame.

Synonyms

  • break down
  • lose it

Antonyms

  • fail
  • prevent
  • failing

Etymology

  • dien (Middle English (1100-1500))
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