Hard up

Do you know the English expression “to be hard up“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the answer?

Nelly: Are you going to move house this year?

Belinda: No, we are too hard up this year. Maybe next year.

Does it mean:

a) tough

b) nostalgic

c) poor

d) busy

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: c) poor