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  • n. Plural form of hardship.

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Examples

  • Marti Leimbach's portrayal of a mother facing unbelievable hardships is very real and gripping.

    Daniel Isn't Talking: Summary and book reviews of Daniel Isn't Talking by Marti Leimbach.

  • In essence, a plaintiff has to show irreparable harm, that mere money or other remedies when at trial aren't enough, that there is an imbalance in hardships against the plaintiff, and that a permanent injunction wouldn't harm the public interest.

    Boing Boing: May 14, 2006 - May 20, 2006 Archives

  • If you give the name of circumstances to the things which are around you, all things are circumstances; but if you call hardships by this name, what hardship is there in the dying of that which has been produced?

    The Discourses of Epictetus

  • Stalinistic tyranny, have wiped them out, in hardships exceeding what Poland and the Baltic States have suffered many times before.

    Nobel Prize in Literature 1980 - Press Release

  • In these improving days of Persia this protection is less necessary than formerly; particularly as the present Prime Minister is a man of much humanity, and willing to befriend this hapless community, who, in their own province, suffer great hardships from the rapacity of governors, and the bigotry of moollas.

    Glimpses of Life and Manners in Persia

  • And he emphasizes the "exceptional near-term hardships" on workers and their families now taking place, as well as the potential erosion of skills and possible long-lasting effects on employment and earnings prospects.

    WIBW - HomePage - Headlines

  • By specifically earmarking aid for things like sustainable fishing gear, improved management, sustainable aquaculture facilities, or systems to verify sustainability compliance, developed countries will foster food security and ecosystem health, and strengthen seafood trade, without causing short-term hardships to consumers or producers.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Iggy should defeat this scurge on Canada that has caused financial and long term hardships for Canadains through lies, poor leadership, partial truths and general misrepresentation of the economy and state of affairs.

    Top Stories - Google News

  • So they are trying to deal with a short term hardships in this way, of course one cannot ignore the difficulties represented by this crisis in the world economy, but the long-term fundamentals are there.

    SeekingAlpha.com: Home Page

  • No matter the short-term hardships, Carlos knew he would only continue to struggle if he didn’t carry on with his education.

    Spellbound

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