Hard Cheese :
Handwriting like Chicken Scratch :
If your handwriting is very hard to read, it is like chicken scratch.
Hang By A Thread :
If something hangs by a thread, there is a very small change indeed of it being successful or surviving.
Hang In The Balance :
If an outcome is hanging in the balance, there are at least two possibilities and it is impossible to predict which will win out.
Hang Out To Dry :
If you hang someone out to dry, you abandon them when they are in trouble.
Hangdog Expression :
A hangdog expression is one where the person is showing their emotions very clearly, maybe a little too clearly for your liking. It is that mixture of misery and self-pity that is similar to a dog when it is trying to get something it wants but dare not take without permission.
Hanged For A Sheep As A Lamp :
This is an expression meaning that if you are going to get into trouble of doing something, then you ought to stop worrying and should try to get everything you can before you get caught.
Happy Medium :
If you reach a happy medium, you are making a compromise : reaching a conclusion or decision.
Hard and Fast :
Hard As Nails :
A person who is as hard as nails is either physically tough or has little or no respect for other people’s feelings.
Hard By :
Hard by means mean close to or near.
Hard Cheese :
Hard cheese means hard luck.
Hard of Hearing :
It means slightly deaf. This is to imply someone who is a bit deaf.
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