Synonyms of hard put


1. distressed, hard-pressed, hard put, in a bad way(predicate), troubled (vs. untroubled)

usage: facing or experiencing financial trouble or difficulty; "distressed companies need loans and technical advice"; "financially hard-pressed Mexican hotels are lowering their prices"; "we were hard put to meet the mortgage payment"; "found themselves in a bad way financially"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.