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Synonyms for hardships

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    difficulties, rigours, rigors, deprivations, challenges, sufferings, suffering, tests

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  1. Unknown:

    Champions are a rare breed. They trust God while others ask for answers. They step forward while others pray for volunteers. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, the hardships.

  2. Jacob Ostreicher:

    I think there's also something that happens to you when you land only an hour and a half after you take off from Miami, Florida. And in that much time, you're in a country surrounded by people who have had absolutely no experience or dependence on comfort in their entire experience. ... This is a culture of people who, every time a child's fever rises, has to just wait and see if they're going to die, and they've persevered through these kinds of basic hardships with so much strength.

  3. Ren Zhengfei:

    Hardships like this one will have a major impact on a person's grit and character. However, when she returns to Huawei, it doesn't mean that she'll be given greater responsibilities.

  4. Wilbur Ross:

    There are people experiencing hardship, we're aware, painfully aware, that there are hardships inflicted on the individual workers.

  5. Barack Obama:

    Every day, we get thousands of letters and emails at the White House from Americans across the country, and every night, I read 10 of them, they tell me about their hopes and their worries, their hardships and successes. They’re the Americans I’m working for every day, and this year, several of these letter writers will join me at the Capitol.


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