a hard (or tough) row to hoe

a hard (or tough) row to hoe
a difficult task.
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  • hard, long, or tough row to hoe — idi hard, long, or tough row to hoe, an extremely difficult set of circumstances to contend with …   From formal English to slang

  • tough\ row\ to\ hoe — • hard row to hoe • tough row to hoe n. phr. A hard life to live; a very hard job to do. She has a hard row to hoe with six children and her husband dead. Young people without enough education will have a tough row to hoe when they have to… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • tough row to hoe — (USA) A tough row to hoe is a situation that is difficult to handle. ( A hard row to hoe is an alternative form.) …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • tough row to hoe — See: HARD ROW TO HOE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • tough row to hoe — See: HARD ROW TO HOE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • tough row to hoe — (USA)    A tough row to hoe is a situation that is difficult to handle. ( A hard row to hoe is an alternative form.)   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • tough row to hoe — See a hard row to hoe …   English idioms

  • (a) tough row to hoe — a tough/hard/row to hoe old fashioned phrase something that is very difficult to deal with or do Thesaurus: something that is difficult or unpleasant to do or deal withsynonym people and things that cause worry or problems …   Useful english dictionary

  • a tough row to hoe — See a hard row to hoe …   English idioms

  • hard\ row\ to\ hoe — • hard row to hoe • tough row to hoe n. phr. A hard life to live; a very hard job to do. She has a hard row to hoe with six children and her husband dead. Young people without enough education will have a tough row to hoe when they have to… …   Словарь американских идиом

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