Hello Alan, Mister Micawber, Beeesneees, Mordant, Esl_Expert and other native English speakers,
It’s been revealed that families are [color=red]hurting more now than at the height of the global financial crisis.
oxfordadvancedlearnersdictio … onary/hurt
be hurting (for something) (North American English)
to be in a difficult situation because you need something, especially money
- His campaign is already [color=darkblue]hurting for money.
Is [color=red]hurting the same thing as [color=darkblue]hurting?
Don’t British English speakers use the phrase “be hurting (for something)”?