What does the word hard mean?

Usage examples for hard

  1. Just at that time Dick's life was made hard for him. – The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies by Ralph Connor
  2. Oh, 'tis hard to let you go! – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  3. It seems hard on him, don't it? – The Princess Priscilla's Fortnight by Elizabeth von Arnim