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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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Words that Rhyme with Hard Copy

  • topkapi
  • jalopy
  • sloppy
  • groppy
  • gloppy
  • floppy
  • poppy
  • kopy
  • choppy

Example sentences of the word hard-copy


1. Noun Phrase
Print a hard copy of the abstract if you wrote it on a computer.

2. Noun Phrase
You will use the hard copy for editing purposes.

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. copy

noun. ['ˈkɑːpi'] a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing.

Synonyms

  • toy
  • replication
  • modification
  • carbon
  • quadruplicate
  • carbon copy
  • duplication
  • imitation
  • replica
  • photocopy
  • representation
  • knockoff
  • casting
  • reproduction
  • xerox
  • duplicate
  • print
  • anamorphism
  • facsimile
  • triplicate
  • miniature
  • clone
  • cast
  • anamorphosis
  • autotype

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • birth
  • decrease
  • increase

Etymology

  • copie (French)
  • copia (Latin)

5. copy

noun. ['ˈkɑːpi'] a reproduction of a written record (e.g. of a legal or school record).

Synonyms

  • transcript
  • written account

Antonyms

  • formalism
  • natural
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • copie (French)
  • copia (Latin)

6. hard

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

Synonyms

  • strong
  • severe

Antonyms

  • tough
  • unrefined
  • unskilled

Etymology

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

7. copy

verb. ['ˈkɑːpi'] copy down as is.

Synonyms

  • recopy
  • write

Antonyms

  • nonimitative
  • arrive
  • dress

Etymology

  • copie (French)
  • copia (Latin)

8. copy

verb. ['ˈkɑːpi'] reproduce someone's behavior or looks.

Synonyms

  • pattern
  • conform to
  • simulate
  • model
  • take after
  • follow
  • imitate
  • emulate
  • mock
  • mimic
  • take off
  • mime

Antonyms

  • precede
  • disobey
  • disoblige
  • predate

Etymology

  • copie (French)
  • copia (Latin)

9. 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))

10. hard

adverb. ['ˈhɑːrd'] with firmness.

Antonyms

  • little

Etymology

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