bad times

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bad times

Times of trouble, struggle, or unhappiness. I've had bad times since losing my job, but I'm trying to stay positive.
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bad times

 and difficult times; trying times; hard times; tough times
a period that offers difficulties, such as when there is not enough food, money, or work. We went through trying times when Perry was out of work, but we all bounced back.
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I expect to have a tough time of it, but we'll win yet," said the Doctor, as he marched upstairs with the book in his hand, and an odd smile on his face.
Baldwins Farm Bill reforms expanded support for Wisconsin dairy farmers during these tough times Farmers encouraged to contact local Farm Service Agency office for details on how to sign up.
But the tough times also served as a catalyst for a new focus on diversification, and a fresh drive to position Aberdeen and the north-east as a visitor destination and hive of cultural activity.
GOVERNOR of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, yesterday, appeared before the Senate Committee for screening to enable him serve for another five years, saying tough times await Nigerians due to impending population explosion.
Summary: California [United States], January 19 (ANI): Tesla announced that it is laying off 7 percent of its full-time workforce in an effort to streamline the company and prepare it for the tough times ahead.
He added: "The club's going through a tough time, but you have to come through these tough times and I don't see where United go after Jose I think they've got the right man and they should stick with him."
We went through some tough times and good times together.
We had some tough times with Wales when (former manager) Gary Speed died it was a tough time and for Coleman to come in, it was hard.
We had some tough times with Wales, obviously when (former manager) Gary Speed died it was a tough time and for Coleman to come in, it was hard.
Synopsis: In "Journey Beyond Hardship: A Practical, Hopeful Guide For Getting Through Tough Times", author Greg Pacini (a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Group Psychotherapist with 35 years experience) offers a down-to-earth and compelling manual for making your way through difficult times.
Global Banking News-September 9, 2015--Barclays boss warns employees of tough times ahead
Imam-e-Kaaba said that he considers Pakistan his second home and that both countries stand together during tough times.
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These are tough times for business and tough times for those on both sides of the traditional industrial divide.
They were tough times. But it is during tough times that tough things get going.