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Pronunciation: /hɑːd/

Translation of hard in German:


  • 2 (difficult) schwer this is hard to believe das ist kaum zu glauben do sth the hard way es sich (Dat.) bei etw. unnötig schwer machen
  • 4 (vigorous) kräftig [Schlag, Stoß, Tritt]


  • 1 (strenuously) hart [arbeiten, trainieren]; fleißig [studieren, üben]; genau [überlegen]; gut [aufpassen, zuhören] try hard sich sehr bemühen
  • 2 (vigorously) heftig; fest [schlagen, drücken, klopfen]
  • 3 (severely) hart be hard up knapp bei Kasse sein [ugs.] feel hard done by sich schlecht behandelt fühlen

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