קשה

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Hebrew[edit]

Adjective[edit]

קָשֶׁה ‎(kashém ‎(feminine קָשָׁה, masculine plural קָשִׁים, feminine plural קָשׁוֹת)

  1. hard (resistant to pressure)
  2. hard (difficult)
  3. hard (demanding a lot of effort to endure)
  4. (of eggs) hard-boiled
  5. (of an injury or accident) serious, heavy: major, non-trivial
  6. (קָשָׁה, kashá) Feminine singular indefinite form of קָשֶׁה.
  7. (קְשֵׁה־, k'shé-) Masculine singular construct form of קָשֶׁה.

Usage notes[edit]

  • This adjective is often used "impersonally", that is, without a personal subject.

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Antonyms[edit]

  • (resistant to pressure, hard-boiled): רך ‎(rákh)
  • (difficult, serious, heavy): קל ‎(kál)

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew קָשֶׁה.

Adjective[edit]

קשה ‎(koshe)

  1. difficult

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