Usage examples for hardship

  1. Even those who joined the army after more preparation often had business that called them home, in which case they considered it a hardship to be denied. – The Siege of Boston by Allen French
  2. In my day I have beheld great suffering and hardship, and none of it compared to this. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  3. Many of our families today are suffering hardship because of the high cost of living. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  4. Such a wild life was naturally full of adventures and involved much hardship and danger. – Arizona Sketches by Joseph A. Munk
  5. He had deliberately made way with all of his and Karin's money, so she would suffer hardship after his death. – Jerusalem by Selma Lagerlöf
  6. And, though it did not cost them many lives, yet their following us in such desolate regions must have proved very expensive, and must have been a source of great hardship to themselves. – In the Shadow of Death by P. H. Kritzinger and R. D. McDonald
  7. She would be a delightful, a perfect companion during those wild, free forest marches- day after day, night after night, fraught with peril and hardship at every step, but- how would civilization affect her? – The Sign of the Spider by Bertram Mitford
  8. The fatigue and hardship I endured in this journey, performed almost wholly on foot, at any other time would have overcome me; but my mind was so occupied by the danger I was avoiding that these lesser evils were disregarded. – A Sicilian Romance by Ann Radcliffe
  9. The first ten years following upon his marriage were years of anxiety, self- denial and even hardship; but other men, Alcott, for example, have suffered as much and yet lived to a good old age. – The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne by Frank Preston Stearns
  10. The greatest hardship experienced by the homeless refugees was on the first Sunday night following the fire. – Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  11. I wish to work no hardship on any one. – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  12. Many, including most women, ignorant of rewards, refuse to venture because they fear hardship. – The Book of the National Parks by Robert Sterling Yard
  13. After all, it was no such bitter hardship for the citizens of Gertruydenberg to participate in the prosperity of the rising and thriving young republic, and to enjoy those municipal and national liberties which her sister cities had found so sweet. – History of the United Netherlands, 1594 by John Lothrop Motley
  14. We know, however, that it was a lot of almost incredible hardship. – Elizabethan Sea Dogs by William Wood
  15. You're too young to know the hardship there was in rearing you. – Three Plays by Padraic Colum
  16. If you still loved me as you once did, he said, in a lower voice, this would be no hardship. – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  17. He thought bitterly of all the suffering and hardship, the hunger of body and soul, that he had endured for her sake. – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach
  18. There was more hardship perhaps but also more clear beauty in Colonial days than in our own. – Definitions by Henry Seidel Canby