Synonyms of hard-pressed in English:

hard-pressed


See definition of hard-pressed

adjective

1‘the hard-pressed French infantry’

SYNONYMS

under attack, closely pursued, hotly pursued, harried, hounded

2‘organizations that are hard-pressed financially’

SYNONYMS

in difficulties, under pressure, under stress, troubled, beleaguered, harassed, with one's back to the wall, with one's back up against the wall, in a tight corner, in a tight spot, between a rock and a hard place

busy, overburdened, overworked, overloaded, overtaxed, rushed off one's feet, time-poor

North American at the end of one's rope

informal pushed, up against it

British informal under the cosh

ANTONYMS

untroubled