hard to please

  • 1 hard-to-please — adj. Requiring great patience and effort and skill; demanding; of persons. Opposite of {undemanding}. Syn: harsh, demanding. [WordNet 1.5] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 hard to please — index particular (exacting), querulous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 hard to please — adjective (of persons) his father was a hard to please taskmaster was very hard to please • Syn: ↑hard to please • Similar to: ↑demanding …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 4 hard-to-please — adjective (of persons) his father was a hard to please taskmaster was very hard to please • Syn: ↑hard to please • Similar to: ↑demanding …

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  • 5 please — please1 W2S1 [pli:z] interjection 1.) used to be polite when asking someone to do something ▪ Could you please clean up the living room? ▪ Sit down, please. ▪ Please be quiet! 2.) used to be polite when asking for something ▪ I d like a cup of… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 hard — /hahrd/, adj., harder, hardest, adv., harder, hardest, n. adj. 1. not soft; solid and firm to the touch; unyielding to pressure and impenetrable or almost impenetrable. 2. firmly formed; tight: a hard knot. 3. difficult to do or accomplish;… …

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  • 7 hard — adj., adv., & n. adj. 1 (of a substance, material, etc.) firm and solid; unyielding to pressure; not easily cut. 2 a difficult to understand or explain (a hard problem). b difficult to accomplish (a hard decision). c (foll. by to + infin.) not… …

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  • 8 hard — [[t]hɑrd[/t]] adj. and adv. er, est. 1) not soft; solid and firm to the touch 2) firmly formed; tight: a hard knot[/ex] 3) difficult to do or accomplish; fatiguing; troublesome: a hard task[/ex] 4) difficult or troublesome with respect to an… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 9 hard — /had / (say hahd) adjective 1. solid and firm to the touch; not soft. 2. firmly formed; tight: a hard knot. 3. difficult to do or accomplish; fatiguing; troublesome: a hard task. 4. difficult or troublesome with respect to an action specified:… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 10 Please Mr. Postman — Single by The Marvelettes from the album Please Mr. Postman Released …

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  • 11 Please Please Me (álbum) — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Please Please Me Álbum de The Beatles Publicación 22 de marzo de 1963 (mono) 26 de abril de 1963 (stereo) …

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  • 12 Please, Please, Please — Single par James Brown extrait de l’album Please Please Please Face A I Don t Mind Face B Why Do You Do Me Sortie mars 1956 Durée 2:43 …

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  • 13 Please Please Me — Studioalbum von The Beatles Veröffentlichung 22. März 1963 Label Parlophone …

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  • 14 Hard-Fi — at the 2006 Hurricane Festival in Germany Background information Origin Staines, Surrey, England …

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  • 15 Hard — (h[aum]rd), a. [Compar. {Harder} ( [ e]r); superl. {Hardest}.] [OE. hard, heard, AS. heard; akin to OS. & D. hard, G. hart, OHG. herti, harti, Icel. har[eth]r, Dan. haard, Sw. h[*a]rd, Goth. hardus, Gr. kraty s strong, ka rtos, kra tos, strength …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 Hard and fast — Hard Hard (h[aum]rd), a. [Compar. {Harder} ( [ e]r); superl. {Hardest}.] [OE. hard, heard, AS. heard; akin to OS. & D. hard, G. hart, OHG. herti, harti, Icel. har[eth]r, Dan. haard, Sw. h[*a]rd, Goth. hardus, Gr. kraty s strong, ka rtos, kra tos …

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  • 17 Hard cancer — Hard Hard (h[aum]rd), a. [Compar. {Harder} ( [ e]r); superl. {Hardest}.] [OE. hard, heard, AS. heard; akin to OS. & D. hard, G. hart, OHG. herti, harti, Icel. har[eth]r, Dan. haard, Sw. h[*a]rd, Goth. hardus, Gr. kraty s strong, ka rtos, kra tos …

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  • 18 Hard case — Hard Hard (h[aum]rd), a. [Compar. {Harder} ( [ e]r); superl. {Hardest}.] [OE. hard, heard, AS. heard; akin to OS. & D. hard, G. hart, OHG. herti, harti, Icel. har[eth]r, Dan. haard, Sw. h[*a]rd, Goth. hardus, Gr. kraty s strong, ka rtos, kra tos …

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  • 19 Hard clam — Hard Hard (h[aum]rd), a. [Compar. {Harder} ( [ e]r); superl. {Hardest}.] [OE. hard, heard, AS. heard; akin to OS. & D. hard, G. hart, OHG. herti, harti, Icel. har[eth]r, Dan. haard, Sw. h[*a]rd, Goth. hardus, Gr. kraty s strong, ka rtos, kra tos …

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  • 20 Hard coal — Hard Hard (h[aum]rd), a. [Compar. {Harder} ( [ e]r); superl. {Hardest}.] [OE. hard, heard, AS. heard; akin to OS. & D. hard, G. hart, OHG. herti, harti, Icel. har[eth]r, Dan. haard, Sw. h[*a]rd, Goth. hardus, Gr. kraty s strong, ka rtos, kra tos …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English